Vacature details French-speaking buddy wanted for Jacques

Vrijwillige Hulpdienst Eindhoven is looking for


Volunteer workOngoing

Function description

Who is Jacques? Jacques is a 54-year-old single, quiet man from Congo. Jacques finds Dutch and English difficult, so he is looking for a buddy who speaks French to talk, watch TV or walk. Jacques would also like to learn how Facebook works. Jacques is mentally burdened, but has been stable for some time now and (with assistance) able to live independently.

What is Jacques looking for? Do you speak French well and would you like to teach Jacques how Facebook works so that he can get in touch with his family? And would you like to go out with Jacques and talk about what is on his mind?

Interested? Register as a buddy at:

Maartje van den Bosch
06 - 30 48 46 81

Required skills

Thinking, Practical, Communicating and coaching, Creative, Entrepreneurship, Organising, Collaborating, Work independently

Minimal level of education

Academic, College, MBO, VWO, High school, Vmbo, Primary school

Target group


Name organization

Vrijwillige Hulpdienst Eindhoven


Volunteer organization


Since 1969 our volunteers are helping people with different help requests

Core activity

Currently over 500 volunteers are helping community-dwelling Eindhovenaren (Dutch for people living in Eindhoven)


Maartje van den Bosch