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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

2 Executive Circle, Suite 175Irvine, CA 92614

About

Position Description:

The Reassurance Calls Volunteer provides a supportive atmosphere to frail older adults and persons with disabilities who have been referred to the Caring Connectionsprogram and are currently on a waiting list to receive a visitor. By making periodic telephone calls and providing caring conversations, the Reassurance Calls Volunteer helps with the social interaction and regular communication of the isolated adults.

Volunteer Responsibilities:

  • Make telephone calls to designated clients.
  • Document a summary of the telephone conversations for the program records.
  • Attend in-service trainings.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Ability to develop a sense of trust, rapport, and sensitivity toward older adults and persons with disabilities.
  • Demonstrate active communication skills, both listening and speaking.
  • Complete volunteer training, confidentiality agreement, and necessary forms prior to starting volunteer activities.
  • Be fingerprinted through the Department of Justice (free of charge)

Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum 60 Hours of volunteer commitment
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