Make a difference working with people with disabilities


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


About

VOLUNTEER TITLE: COMPANION

PURPOSE/GOAL OF POSITION:

To be a friend to people who participate in Mercer Residential Services, Inc., programs.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Spend time with your friend.
  • Plan and do things together.
  • Read books
  • Be reliable.
  • Accompany your friend to activities/events.
  • Talk with staff as needed.

Skills

  • Mental Health
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Landscaping
  • Crocheting
  • Sewing
  • People Skills

Good Match For

Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours a month
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