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Position # 3720
OrganizationLifetime Networks
Position Network Friend 2023-5 - Volunteer to Build A Friendship with a person with diverseabilities

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 man in his early forties with a developmental disability. He lives in the Uplands area.
He is passionate about music (music trivia/music bingo!) as well as sports and cats. He is considerate and a good listener so he enjoys talking with his friends about their interests. He would be interested in going to a movie, a hockey game, for a bike ride, going out for a coffee or going for drives by the water. He likes getting together with his network for group activities but would like more opportunities to meet with his friends one-on-one as well. He is also very family-oriented and likes to spend time around children.
COVID-19 Vaccination Required Yes
Training Details If this volunteer opportunity is of interest to you, please contact Emily at Lifetime Networks at (250) 477-4112 ext. 202, or at volunteer@Lnv.ca
Minimum Duration More than 1 year
Timing Anytime
Time Detail A visit once or twice a month.
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
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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