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About the Position
Position # 2609
OrganizationLifetime Networks
Position Network Friend 2019-10 - Volunteer to Build a Friendship

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 friendship with a quiet and fun young woman with autism. Through Lifetime Networks, we are building a small circle of supportive friends who are committed to hanging out with her 1-2 times per month.

Some of the activities she would love to share with a new friend include: going to music bingo, baking and cooking, going bowling, watching cheerful movies and TV, playing board games and card games, walking, playing Pokemon Go, and listening to music, especially boy bands.
Training Details Please contact Emily at volunteer@LNV.ca or 250-477-4112 x306 for more details.
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Anytime
Time Detail Schedule a visit once or twice each month.
Age 19+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Motivate Others, Sensitivity, 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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