Touch the Life of a Hospice Patient-Become a Hospice Companion Volunteer


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When

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

Where

3100 West RoadEast Lansing, MI 48823

About

Make a real difference in someone's life!

Great Lakes Caring Hospice, a leading care provider in the Midwest, is looking for compassionate volunteers willing to donate their time to provide exceptional end-of-life care to local hospice patients and their families.

Great Lakes Caring Hospice is looking for Companion Volunteers who will visit our patients in local nursing facilities or in private homes. The Companion Volunteer will provide companionship, play cards/games, watch TV, take the patient outside for fresh air, read to patient etc. There is no physical care involved.

Volunteer schedules/time commitments vary depending on their schedule. Hours are very flexible and can be completed during weekdays, evenings or weekends.

For more information, contact Michelle @ 800-379-1600 ext. 2522 or mwaters@greatlakescaring.com

Skills

  • Veteran Care
  • Community Outreach
  • Reading / Writing
  • Hospice Care
  • Relationship Building
  • Elder care

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 17
  • Orientation or Training
  • Must commit to a minimum of 4 hours per month
  • Contact Michelle Waters @ 800.311.5365 ext 2522
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