Department of Rehabilitation Services; Services for the Blind
Super Senior Needs Friendly Visitor for Daytime Chats
Company: Department of Rehabilitation Services; Services for the Blind
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Location: Main Street, Bloomfield, CT, 06002
Project Details

Today is the Day to Make a Difference in your life and that of a neighbor. With just an hour or two per week you can be a friendly visitor, a shopping buddy or a reader for a neighbor who is legally blind.

Requirements to be a great volunteer include:

  • a desire to help others;
  • a pleasant demeanor;
  • a good reading/speaking voice;
  • average reading skills;
  • organizational or planning abilities;
  • a good driving record;
  • a clear criminal history;
  • two references
  • access to a car with proof of insurance;
  • a minimum of $50/100k liability and $5,000 of property damage coverage.
  • General requirements

    REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Very Flexible... but daytime is best
  • Category
    Community
    People With Disabilities
    Seniors
    Skills Area
    Mentoring
    Elder care
    Organization
    People Skills