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About the Position
Position # 1853
OrganizationLifetime Networks
Position Network Friend 2020-01 - Volunteer to build a friendship with a person with diverseabilities (COVID - low or no contact)
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 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 40s. Through Lifetime Networks, we are building a small circle of supportive friends who are committed to hanging out with him once or twice a month. He is a man with a great sense of humour and enjoys many activities with his network friends including: swimming, basketball, hockey, baseball, attending live sports events, and volunteering. He is also interested in learning more about lawn bowling.
With respect to COVID-19 this role is considered low to no contact.
Training Details If you share some of these interests and this volunteer opportunity intrigues you, please contact Jessie at Lifetime Networks at (250) 477-4112 ext. 302, 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 Jessie Berg
Phone 250 477 4112 Ext. 302
Address 4090 Shelbourne Street Victoria, V8N 4P6
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