Our Mission
About the Position
Position #: 1853
OrganizationLifetime Networks
Position: Network Friend 2018-15 - Volunteer to Build a Friendship

Lifetime Networks Vision

We see a future where people with disabilities live safely in their communities, where they can fulfill their potential, and enjoy lifelong friendships and support.

Lifetime Networks Mission

We build and maintain Networks of lifetime friendships to support people with disabilities.

Lifetime Networks Values

Lifetime Networks values and demonstrates:

Person rather than program centred planning
A commitment to maintaining Networks for the lifetime of the person being supported
Accessibility to services with no eligibility restrictions
Respectfulness through recognition and celebration of the inherent worth of each person
Financial responsibility by working diligently to keep services and supports cost effective and affordable
Volunteerism through belief in the importance of unpaid relationships in the lives of people we support
Lifetime friendships and support for people with disabilities
Description: 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.

We are looking for a volunteer who is interested in building a committed friendship with an independent man in his late 30s with a developmental disability. Through Lifetime Networks, we are building a small circle of supportive friends who are committed to hanging out with her once or twice a month.

Some his interests include: watching hockey (live and on TV); hockey trivia; transformers and retro toys; music from the 60s, 70s and 80s; cats; cooking and baking; and, trying new things and having adventures.
Training Details: If you share some of these interests and this volunteer opportunity intrigues you, please contact Emily at Lifetime Networks at (250) 477-4112 ext. 305, or at volunteer@Lnv.ca.
Minimum Duration: More than 1 year
Timing: Anytime
Age: 19+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Animals/Pets, Food/Hospitality, Recreation/Sports
Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Accountability, Empathy
How to Apply
Application File:
Website: http://www.lifetimenetworks.org
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Emily Mayberry
Phone: 250 477 4112
Address: 4090 Shelbourne Street Victoria, V8N 4P6
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