*Support for patients: This can include visiting, reading, taking walks, writing letters, sharing music, assisting in life history compilation and providing a gentle touch.
*Veteran to Veteran volunteers
*Respite for family members: The volunteer can visit with a patient, allowing time for the caregiver to take care of necessary errands or simply rest.
*Bereavement support: This can include mailing out letters to our grieving families and making phone calls.
*Clerical work: Assistance with office work is always needed (Merced location only).
For more information log onto http://www.bristolhospice-california.com/ or call our Volunteer Coordinator (209) 384-1415
Good Match For
Teens People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 6 months to a year