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Position #: 1603
OrganizationLifetime Networks
Position: Network Friend 2018-08 - Volunteer to Build a Friendship
Location: 4090 Shelbourne Street
Impact Statement: Lifetime Networks Mission:
We foster networks of friendship and support for people with diversabilities to enhance community.

Lifetime Networks Vision:
We see a future where all people enjoy safe, happy, fulfilling lives.

Lifetime Networks Values:
Lifetime Networks values and demonstrates:
• person, rather than program-centred planning
• 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 and autonomy of each person
• financial responsibility by working diligently to keep services and supports cost-effective and affordable
• belief in the importance of unpaid relationships
• community inclusion, participation and engagement
• intentional and purposeful growth
• autonomy from funding streams which could compromise our ability to advocate
Description: We are looking for a volunteer who is interested in building a friendship with a man with a disability. Through Lifetime Networks, we are building a small circle of supportive friends who are committed to hanging out with him once or twice per month.

Some of the activities he would like to share with a new friend include: going for walks, hot chocolate, attending community events, watching hockey and football, eating in restaurants, visiting Victoria attractions and new destinations.


If you share some of these interests and this volunteer opportunity intrigues you, please contact Emily at 250 477 4112, or volunteer@Lnv.ca.
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
Time Detail: Once or twice per month.
Age: 19+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Car required
Accessibility: Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Recreation/Sports
Skill(s): Coaching, Interpersonal Communication, Computer Skills, Motivate Others, 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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