Make a difference in the life of someone facing their end of life journey!
WhenIt's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.
WhereHeart to Heart Hospice of Terre Haute LLC4529 South 7th StreetTerre Haute, IN 47802
Heart to Heart Hospice of Terre Haute is looking for volunteers to assist our patient’s, families and our team in bringing quality hospice care to our community. Hospice volunteers show their compassion and care in many ways by visiting the patient and family at home, in the nursing home, or wherever the patient resides. You may choose to be a Direct Patient Care Volunteer and/or an Administrative Volunteer. Regardless of your choice you are a valuable member of our Heart to Heart team!
Direct Patient Care Activities include but not limited to:
Reading books or news
Making phone calls
Companionship activities-life review, hobbies, expressing interests
Playing cards or games
Administrative Volunteer Activities include but not limited to:
Filing and light office work
Making deliveries of supplies
Making bereavement calls or patient tuck in calls
Assisting with community relations
Assist with office cleaning or maintenance
Whether you have firsthand experience with a life-limiting illness either with a family member or close friend or not, you can make a positive difference in the lives of others. As a member of our team and as part of volunteering for our agency you will receive training related to hospice and the types of activities you may be providing, on-going education and training and other benefits such as, annual flu vaccine and hepatitis series vaccine if you so desire.
The philosophy and goals of Heart to Heart Hospice
Patient and Family Rights
The responsibilities and duties of caring for patients and their families
Listening and communication skills
The physical and emotional aspects of death and dying
Spiritual and cultural diversity
Please call today for more information on joining our team and believing in our mission, "Making a difference by providing compassionate care from our Heart, to enhance the quality of life for those with life-limiting illnesses and their loved ones."
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Orientation or Training
- Driver's license needed if making home visits