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Position #: 1597
OrganizationLifetime Networks
Position: Network Friend 2016-2 - 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 young man in his mid-twenties with disabilities. He is a friendly, pleasant young man with a great sense of humour. He enjoys interacting with animals, especially dogs. He is interested in finding a network friend who also shares his interest in animals.

More specifically, he would like to find someone to accompany him on dog walks with his own dog, or to join a network friend in walking their dogs. He is also open to new experiences with different animals and settings. He would appreciate someone with a sense of humour who likes to joke around and who is as easy-going as he is.

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 young 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: Animals/Pets, Caring Support, Recreation/Sports
Skill(s): Coaching, Interpersonal Communication, Motivate Others, 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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