Friendly Visitor for Hospice patients *Flexible Location and Times* (Cedarburg)


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


TBD - we'll match you with a patient in your area!Cedarburg, WI 53012


Volunteers are the HEART of Heartland Hospice! No matter who you are, you've got something to offer hospice patients. Typically, the needs are simple: companionship and friendship, emotional support, someone to listen. But the small things you do can make an enormous difference in someone's life.

You can assist patients by visiting, reading, writing letters, playing music, or just sitting quietly.


- Independent volunteering, but having support and advice available

- Flexible schedule and the ability to set your own schedule

- Helping the less fortunate and lonely

- Providing companionship and being social

- Build relationships and knowing that you make a difference in someone’s day.

- Hearing other peoples stories and being part of their story

- Helping other people and giving back to individuals, families, and the community

- Learn more and gain experience with hospice, aging, the elderly, chronic diseases, and the end of life

- Practice skills, explore strengths, and grow

- Have new experiences and gaining a new perspective on life


Volunteers must be 18 years or older with good interpersonal and communication skills. Application packet, background check, orientation, training and TB tests are provided.

Volunteers need to have the ability to work independently with indirect supervision, and a willingness to help others as a member of the hospice team. Volunteer schedules are based on your availability and are very flexible. Assignments are based on your level of comfort.


  • Critical Thinking
  • People Skills
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hrs/month; we welcome any time you can give!
  • Reliable transportation is a must!
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