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Position # 2726
OrganizationLifetime Networks
Position Network Friend - Volunteer to build a friendship with a person with diverseabilities (COVID - low or no contact)
Impact Statement VISION, MISSION AND VALUES

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 committed friendship with a woman with a developmental disability in her 30s living in Sidney. Through Lifetime Networks, we are building a small circle of supportive friends who are committed to hanging out with her once or twice a month.

Some of the activities she would be interested in doing with his network friends include bowling, pottery, country music, singing, going to the gym, bingo and card games, walks on the beach, dogs, bocce ball, colouring, cycling, going for hot chocolate, shooting pool and dancing.
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. 302, or at volunteer@Lnv.ca.
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Anytime
Time Detail A visit once or twice each month. Morning visits work best.
Age 19+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest Caring Support
Skill(s) Interpersonal Communication, Empathy, Respect, Flexibility
How to Apply
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Website http://www.lifetimenetworks.org
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Jessica Berg
Phone 250 477 4112
Address 4090 Shelbourne Street Victoria, V8N 4P6
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