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2022 Fall (Adults) Tech Buddies - Richmond Public Library 
Offsite

Description

Provide hands-on help with technology learning to seniors at various community centres and seniors' facilities in Richmond. Volunteers should be 55+, tech-savvy and comfortable teaching technology basics on phones, tablets, or laptops. Additional languages are an asset.

If you can help please click the Sign up button AND then pay attention to the following:

1.) if you do not have an online volunteer profile, please click on the Volunteer at Richmond Public Library link;

2.) If you already have an online volunteer profile, please enter your user ID and Password at the log in section

All applicants will go through the current Richmond Public Library volunteer screening process and practice before the assignment.

Reminder: Only volunteers who are 55+ will be considered for this opportunity.

Specific Tasks:
Offer advice and guidance to older adults on a variety of devices in a patient and friendly manner, and corresponding with their needs, interests, and skill levels. Set up and take down equipment and supplies for each session, as needed.

Additional info: This opportunity is open to adult volunteers ages 55+ only. Volunteers must be fully screened to participate. A mandatory orientation is scheduled for all volunteers.


Requirements

Minimum age: 55


Schedule

Dates: 06/09/2022 - 12/31/2022

Frequency: up to 3 months

Tuesday: Afternoons (12pm to 5pm), Wednesday: Afternoons (12pm to 5pm), Thursday: Mornings (6am to 12pm), Thursday: Afternoons (12pm to 5pm), Friday: Afternoons (12pm to 5pm)
Address
7191 Granville Ave
Richmond BC, V6Y 1N9

Contact Info
Adair Harper
Email: adair.harper@yourlibrary.ca