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Become a R.A.I.N. Friendly Visitor!

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RAIN, Inc.
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The Bronx, NY
New
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Published 3 months ago

R.A.I.N. VOLUNTEERS WANTED!

*Due to covid 19; all services are virtual or over the phone.*

R.A.I.N. provides services to home bound Seniors in the Bronx Community. The program provides support and companionship to seniors to connect them to their community.

A weekly hour visit, to chat, play cards or take a walk through the neighborhood can really make a difference.

R.A.I.N. continues to remain committed to it’s mission as it expands services to minimize social isolation of older adults through our volunteer program.

Requirements:

  • Age 18 and over
  • Kind and compassionate
  • Able to make a 6 month commitment

Benefits

  • Postively impact a senior's life
  • Hone interpersonal skills - listening, empathy, etc.
  • Flexible schedule
  • Network with other volunteers
  • Strengthen and diversify your resume


R.A.I.N., Inc's Friendly Visiting Program is funded by The Department for the Aging (DFTA) and City Meals on Wheels (CMOW).

R.A.I.N. VOLUNTEERS WANTED!

*Due to covid 19; all services are virtual or over the phone.*

R.A.I.N. provides services to home bound Seniors in the Bronx Community. The program provides support and companionship to seniors to connect them to their…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    January 21, 2021
    12:00 AM EST
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per month
  • Recurrence
    Recurring
  • Training Provided

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
The Bronx, NY, United States

How to Apply

  • Speak to a senior for 1 hour per week, for at least 6 months
  • Communicate with Friendly Visiting Coordinator about the visits with the senior and provide monthly data
  • Must be able to provide 2 personal references
  • Must have photo ID
  • Must be age 18 or older

Opportunities to volunteer between 8 AM to 8 PM, Monday - Sunday.

Contact the Friendly Visiting Coordinator at 347-745-8484; Ext 180

  • Speak to a senior for 1 hour per week, for at least 6 months
  • Communicate with Friendly Visiting Coordinator about the visits with the senior and provide monthly data
  • Must be able to…

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