Disability Specialist Needed to Assist Individuals Who Are Blind

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Department of Rehabilitation Services; Services for the Blind & LTCOP

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Disability Advocate
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Are you patient with others, do you have experience with individuals living with learning disabilities, illiteracy or English as a second language? Can you be available for one to two hours per week to assist an individual who is developmentally disabled and blind with reading and processing mail and other written materials?

The Board of Education and Services for the Blind seeks volunteers with specialized skills and patience to assist any of three individuals who also have literacy, learning or other social services needs including an individual who is establishing a new life after emotional abuse.

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About Department of Rehabilitation Services; Services for the Blind & LTCOP

Location:

185 Windsor Avenue, Windsor, CT 06095, US

Mission Statement

BESB's mission is to enable its clients to become more self-sufficient and to maximize their participation in the community, at school and in employment settings. It is important to note that most people who are legally blind retain a significant degree of practical vision. Bureau of Education and Services for the Blind A Department of Rehabilitation Services Bureau LIVE. LEARN. WORK

Description

Bureau of Education and Services for the Blind

A Department of Rehabilitation Services Bureau

Our programs, policies and practices are designed to promote employment, independence, equal access and self-sufficiency for people with disabilities. We strive to be a resource for information and technical assistance for other stakeholders in Connecticut as well.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Hartford - West End areaMeriden - transitional housing facilityMiddletownWindsor, CT 06457

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible - We will work with you!

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