Agency/Organization: Aging in Place Cumberland
Address: 290 Tuttle Road, Cumberland, ME 04021
Organization’s mission: To ensure that senior residents of Cumberland can remain independent and living in their own homes as long as possible.
Specific tasks volunteer(s) will perform: Assist people with light household maintenance duties, i.e.: replacing light bulbs, raking leaves, cleaning garage, painting, gardening, etc. No jobs requiring licensure (e.g., plumber, electrician).
Qualifcations, experience, and skills needed by volunteers: Handyman and/or other skills pertinent to the job. Responsible. Able to communicate well with others. For larger jobs: team player with ability to follow directions and work well with others. Ability to pass a background check and provide references.
Location where volunteer(s) will serve: Client’s home
When will volunteer(s) serve: Number of visits and time/dates agreed upon by resident, AIP project coordinator and volunteer.
Length of commitment expected of volunteer(s): one-time assignment
Benefits or considerations offered volunteer(s). Satisfaction of helping someone who needs help, opportunity to use your skills, chance to meet interesting people
Location, time, date of volunteer orientation: on site, day of project.
Who will provide the orientation: AIP project coordinator
How long will it take: Varies depending on task
Person responsible for volunteer time sheet: Friendly Visitor Coordinator
Name of person supervising volunteer: Friendly Visitor coordinator. Friendly Visitor phone: 207-245-8033 email: AIP@cumberlandmaine.com
Other contacts: AIP Volunteer coordinator Maryellen Wilson, 207-245-8135, firstname.lastname@example.org
AIP Coordinator Susan Gold, 207-829-2205, ext. 346, AIP@cumberlandmaine.com