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About the Position
Position #: 1710
OrganizationCNIB
Position: Vision Mate
Location: 6136 Almon Street, Halifax, NS, Canada
Description: Are you looking for an opportunity to volunteer, but want to see the impact you're making and need flexible hours? CNIB has the position for you!

Vision Mates are volunteers that are matched with a person with vision loss in their community. They visit for a couple of hours a week and provide sighted assistance and help with things like reading mail, organizing, picking outfits, running errands, and going for walks.
Training Details: Training is provided and includes a 2 hour orientation and practical handbook.
Working Conditions: You will be visiting your match in their home for a couple of hours a week. The role is both easy (it feels like visiting a friend) and flexible (visits are scheduled between the volunteer and their match at a mutually convenient time).
Minimum Duration: 7 - 12 months
Timing: Anytime
Time Detail: 2 hours per week, scheduled between you and your match
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Health Care/Emergency, Senior Services
Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Motivate Others, Sensitivity, Respect, Self-Motivation
How to Apply
Application File:
Website: http://www.cnib.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Jeff deViller
Phone: 9024565982
Address: 6136 Almon Street Halifax, B3K1T8

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