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Position # 3112
OrganizationLifetime Networks
Position Network Friend 2022-2 - Volunteer to Build A Friendship with a person with diverseabilities (COVID - low or no contact)

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 young man in his early thirties with a developmental disability. He lives in the Langford area.

He is a friendly, pleasant young man with a great sense of humour. He does best when he has someone to motivate him and direct his activities. He is interested in meeting friendly dogs and going out for dog walks. He also enjoys swimming for fitness and for fun. He would also love to spend time cooking with a friend. He enjoys pizza nights, hockey games and watching movies. He would appreciate meeting someone with a sense of humour who likes to joke around and who is as easy-going as he is.
COVID-19 Vaccination Required Yes
Training Details If this position is of interest to you, please contact Emily at volunteer@LNV.ca
Working Conditions Volunteer to build a friendship with a person with diverseabilities (COVID - low or no contact)
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Anytime
Time Detail A visit with the focus person 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, Empathy, Respect
How to Apply
Application File:
Website http://www.lifetimenetworks.org
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Emily Mayberry
Phone 250 477 4112
Address 2553 Quadra St Victoria, V8T 4E1
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