Hospice Volunteer

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DHR Health Hospice

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 110 people are interested
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  • Contact us today at (956) 682-0500 for more information.
  • Please respond with a phone number and email so we may provide you more detailed information.

  • Volunteers mainly assist with administrative duties at hospice office.
  • Support for patients. This can include visiting, reading, taking walks, writing letters, bringing in music, supervising visits with pets, even massage therapy for volunteers with the necessary skills.
  • Respite and support for family members. Volunteers can assist with household maintenance, or allow family caregivers the opportunity to take care of necessary errands and get some time away from the house. Family members also appreciate a visit from a compassionate friend who understands what they are going through.
  • Volunteers have also made invaluable contributions with family pet care.
  • Bereavement support programs. Hospice volunteers can work closely with the hospice’s professional bereavement staff in duties that range from assisting as a support group facilitator to serving refreshments and helping with mailings to clients and families.
  • Fund-raising and administrative work. A volunteer with clerical skills can serve a hospice by helping in the office with simple administrative duties. Fundraising responsibilities can range from preparing mailings or thank you letters to organizing fundraising events and contacting possible donors.

More opportunities with DHR Health Hospice

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

Community Health & Medicine Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

422 E Dove AvenueMcAllen, TX 78504

(26.2513,-98.20663)
 

SKILLS

  • Administrative Support
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Elder care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • As per DHR Health policies, volunteers must commit to 100+ volunteer hours.
  • Drug Screen and up-to-date immunizations.

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