Our Mission
About the Position
Position #: 1596
OrganizationLifetime Networks
Position: Network Friend 2017-10 - Volunteer to Build a Friendship
Location: 4090 Shelbourne Street
Impact Statement: Lifetime Networks is a non-profit organization that creates opportunities for people with disabilities for friendship and support as they live full lives in the community.
Description: We are seeking a Network Friend for a man with autism in his thirties. He is a connoisseur of coffee and quality food, and he is looking for a volunteer Network Friend who shares his love of computer programming. He is also interested in going for walks in nature or at the beach, oil painting and pottery. We hope to find one (or more) patient, empathetic friends who could each visit with him at least once per month.

If you share some of these interests and this volunteer opportunity intrigues you, please contact Heather at 250 477 4112, extension 202, or heather@Lnv.ca.
Training Details: Orientation and support building your friendship with this man is ongoing and will be provided by Lifetime Networks.
Minimum Duration: More than 1 year
Timing: Anytime
Time Detail: Once or twice per month.
Age: 19+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Arts/Culture, Caring Support, Technology
Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Computer Skills, Strategic Thinking, Accountability, Empathy
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.lifetimenetworks.org
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Heather Bergink
Phone: 250 477 4112 Ext. 202
Address: 4090 Shelbourne Street Victoria, V8N 4P6
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