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Position # 3155
OrganizationLifetime Networks
Position Network Friend 2022-6 - Volunteer to Build A Friendship with a person with diverseabilities (COVID - low or no contact)

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 We are looking for a volunteer who is interested in building a friendship with a quiet and fun young woman with autism. Through Lifetime Networks, we are building a small circle of supportive friends who are committed to hanging out with her several times per month.

Some of the activities she would love to share with a new friend include: going to music bingo, baking and cooking, going bowling, watching cheerful movies and TV, playing board games and card games, walking, playing Pokemon Go, and listening to music, especially boy bands. This individual lives in Bear Mountain.
COVID-19 Vaccination Required Yes
Training Details If you are interested in this position please contact Emily at volunteer(at)LNV.ca or 250-477-4112 ext108
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Anytime
Time Detail A visit with the person once or twice each month.
Age 19+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Empathy, Respect, Flexibility
How to Apply
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Website http://www.lifetimenetworks.org
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Emily Mayberry
Phone 250 477 4112
Address 2553 Quadra St Victoria, V8T 4E1
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