Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
Be a Companion to the Elderly or People with Disabilities- Temple Area
Company: Texas Department of Family and Protective Services
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Location: Greater Temple Area, Temple, TX, 76504
Project Details

Do you enjoy spending time with adults who are elderly or have disabilities? Are you friendly and kind? Do you want to make a difference in someone's life? Join us today as a Companion volunteer!

Often times the elderly or individuals with disabilities are homebound and live alone. The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services is looking for volunteers like you to visit with adults who are elderly, or who have disabilities, to provide companionship and a helping hand. You may visit people in their home, in a skilled nursing facility, or in the hospital.

This is a great opportunity for retired medical professionals, first responders, teachers, or anyone who loves spending time with people.

All volunteers are required to complete a background check, attend orientation, and complete online trainings.

For more information, please reach out to the Volunteer Coordinator in your area.

http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/volunteer/local.asp#one

General requirements

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible
  • Category
    Community
    People With Disabilities
    Seniors
    Skills Area
    Elder care
    People Skills