The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
IN HOMES AND FACILITIES THROUGHOUT ORANGE COUNTY Provide comfort and support at the end of life to Patients and families in private homes and Assisted Living Facilities throughout Orange County. Sit with a patient and talk to them, hold their hand, read to them, sing to them, play games with them, provide a break to the patient's primary caregiver. Special skills-- singing, music, licensed massage therapy, etc. welcomed! Free hospice training provided to those willing to commit 1-2 hours per week. Please be 18, and able to commit 2 hours or more per week for a minimum of 6 months. If you have any questions, please call the CareCHOICES Hospice, Inc. Volunteer Department at 888-368-6869. Thank You.