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Position # 3207
OrganizationLifetime Networks
Position Network Friend 2023-7 - Volunteer to Build A Friendship with a person with diversabilities

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 committed friendship with an independent young woman with a developmental disability. Through Lifetime Networks, we are building a small circle of supportive peers who are committed to hanging out with her once or twice a month.

Some of the interests and possible activities she would like to share with friends include mini-golf, bowling, swimming, socializing, sharing meals out/picnics, going for walks and going to community events.
COVID-19 Vaccination Required Yes
Training Details If this volunteer opportunity captures your interest, please contact Emily at Lifetime Networks at volunteer@Lnv.ca or (250) 477-4112 ext. 202
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Anytime
Time Detail Once or twice each month.
Age 19+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support
Skill(s) Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Interpersonal Communication, Empathy, Adaptability, Respect
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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