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Volunteer Position
Apply by Aug 10th 2018

Better at Home - Drivers or Visitors

Enhance independence and quality of life for seniors in your community by helping them remain safe and comfortable at home.
Good for people with Special Needs & Diverse Abilities

Better at Home Volunteers enhance independence and quality of life so seniors can continue to live independently in their homes and remain connected to their community. Main duties involve driving to and from appointments or shopping and friendly visiting. The clients that use our services are extremely grateful and volunteers feel valued and appreciated.
Volunteers must have a criminal record check, attend an interview and provide 2 references.
Job Title: Better at Home Volunteer
Key Responsibilities:
Provide transportation to appointments/shopping or regular visiting.
Keep a record of hours and activities and report them to the Better at Home coordinator.
Attend volunteer orientation and training activities.
Qualifications:
Enjoy the company of seniors, have good listening and communication skills
Be patient, respectful and understanding.
Be punctual and reliable
Maintain confidentiality about all personal information
Be willing to complete a Criminal Records Check
Drivers:
Have a valid driver license and sufficient insurance.
Submit a clean ICBC Drivers Abstract.
Operate a dependable, safe vehicle.

This volunteer position has no scheduling requirements attached to it. You can work out your availability and time commitment directly with the organizer.

You must apply before Aug 10th 2018

Location
Powell River, British Columbia
Hosted by
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Our Mission is to foster a safe, inclusive community where everyone belongs and lives a good life.

Skills involved

  • Transportation

  • Advocacy

  • Outreach

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