Got compassion? Volunteer for Lutheran Hospice


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

102 Fortress DriveChapin, SC 29036


About

Hospice volunteers provide companionship and emotional support to patients and caregivers in their homes, facilities and hospitals in the following ways: Companionship: Visiting a patient in their home or in a nursing home. Being a friend. Tuck-in Program: Volunteers call home patients to see if they need anything for the weekend. Gopher: Run errands such as grocery shopping Honey-do List: Minor repairs, painting, fix-it, yard work, light housekeeping, laundry and simple meal preparation Vigil Team: Providing a comforting presence to the to patient during the final hours of life. Letter writing for patient’s friends and family Assistance with hobbies/sports Volunteer Voices: Volunteers sharing their love of books and poetry. Read to patients, especially those that are non-responsive. Watch television with patient and caregivers. Respite Music or art at the bedside for individual patients. Any and all talents are sought. Volunteer as little as 1 hour per month, or more if you able able.

Skills

  • Music Therapy
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
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