Be an Advocate - Be a Friendly Visitor


(39.40324,-84.53727)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

LifeSpan1900 Fairgrove AvenueHamilton, OH 45011


About

Many of Butler and Warren County's most vulnerable elderly, mentally ill and mentally disabled residents are in need of a Friendly Visitor/Volunteer Guardian. Friendly visitors, visit with clients 1-2 times per month. Our clients reside in Butler or Warren Counties. Clients are individuals who have no immediate family able or willing to help them, or they have limitations that impair their ability to make decisions. Many times, our Guardian is the only person who visits outside of medical professionals and caregivers. The first six months of volunteer service are spent as a "friendly visitor" to make sure it's a good match for both the volunteer and ward. After that time, legal guardianship can be pursued. This is a very fulfilling volunteer position that directly impacts a person in need!

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum 2 year requirement
  • Ongoing training and 24-hour staff support
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