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Position #: 2064
OrganizationLifetime Networks
Position: Network Friend 2018-19 - Volunteer to Build a Friendship
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 an amazing man with physical and developmental disabilities who has a great sense of humour and is really fun to spend time with. Through Lifetime Networks, he has a small circle of supportive friends and we want to add one more person to the group who can visit with him on a weekend once a month.

Some of the things he would love to share with a new friend include: getting to know you, grabbing a bite to eat at a pub, going to a live hockey or other sports games and taking in special events in Victoria.
Training Details: Application form is linked to this ad. If this volunteer opportunity captures your interest, please contact Emily at 250 477 4112, extension 305, or volunteer@Lnv.ca.
Minimum Duration: More than 1 year
Timing: Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening
Time Detail: One or two visits on a weekend each month.
Age: 1+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support
Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Empathy, Respect, Self-Motivation
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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