Do you want to make a difference in someone’s life? VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
The Society of Sharing: Inner-City Volunteers is a non-profit charitable agency that provides volunteer based outreach programs for isolated home bound seniors and adults with physical disabilities. We are searching for compassionate, dedicated volunteers on an on-going basis to offer support to our clients. We provide support to enhance quality of life, reduce social isolation, and extend independent living in the community.
Volunteers accompany clients to and from their medical appointments, take clients grocery shopping or shop on their behalf. (Minimum time commitment of 2 to 4 hours per escort). TTC costs reimbursed.
Time Commitment: One escort per week (2 hours) for at least six months.
- 18 years of age or older
- Willing to commit at least six months
- Sensitive and patient
- Organizational skills
- Good communication skills
- Good listening skills
Application Requirements: completion of application form, in-person interview, reference checks, and police screening.
If you are interested in volunteering your time to assist a senior or adult with a disability in your community and would like to learn more about our programs, please contact Christine at:
(416) 413-0380 ext. 224
or email: christine[at]societyofsharing.org
Or visit our website to learn more about us: www.societyofsharing.org