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About the Position
Position # 2106
OrganizationLifetime Networks
Position Network Couple 2018-20 - Volunteer to Build Friendships as a Couple

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 couples in their 50s/60s who are interested in building a committed friendship with an independent middle-aged couple living in Esquimalt. Through Lifetime Networks, we are building a circle of supportive friends who are committed to hanging out with them once or twice a month.

Some of the activities they would enjoy doing with other couples include: going out for meals, going to movies, attending community events and going for walks.
Training Details If you share some of these interests and this volunteer opportunity intrigues you, please contact Jessica at Lifetime Networks at (250) 477-4112 ext. 306, or at volunteer@Lnv.ca.
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Anytime
Time Detail A visit or 2 each month
Age 19+
Ideal for A Group
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Empathy, Adaptability, Respect
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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