During these uncertain times, how can we help?

As the world leader in volunteerism we feel a responsibility to unite our broader community, and to use this moment to become stronger.

See below to participate in our Impact Sector survey, access our COVID-19 Resource Hub, and explore our growing directory of COVID-19-specific and virtual volunteering opportunities.
Read More
 

Readers/Writers Wanted to Help Seniors Record their Legacy

Save to Favorites

Crossroads Hospice and Palliative Care

  • 19 people are interested
Crossroads Hospice

Use your passion for the written word to help a senior create a Life Journal. This Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care program matches a volunteer with a patient who wants to tell their story. The Journal will validate the patient's life and be a treasured item for family after the patient's passing. Volunteers generally make 3-4 visits to the patient and family, conducting interviews. The rest of the work can be done from your home computer or one at our office in Gladstone MO. Volunteers enter the patient's history, stories and upload pictures to our custom program. The Journal is then professionally printed and bound free of charge for the patient. If you would like to help a senior leave a legacy, contact Volunteer Manager at kathy.fetters@crossroadshospice.com or call Kathy at 816-389-5426.

5 More opportunities with Crossroads Hospice and Palliative Care

2 Reviews

About Crossroads Hospice and Palliative Care

Location:

14310 E 42nd St South, Unit 600, Independence, MO 64055, US

Mission Statement

Crossroads Hospice and Palliative Care is committed to being at the forefront of the hospice care industry, to continually shape the way palliative care is viewed and administered so that everyone can expect more from us.

Description

Expect More From Us. We Do. Why not? That's a question we ask ourselves every day. In fact it is the question responsible for our beginning and has made us what we are today. Because "why not?" helps us find new and better ways to deliver hospice care to patients, families, caregivers, and health care professionals alike. It helps us connect with our communities, share our knowledge, be accessible 24/7, innovate, lead, and raise the bar. In fact "why not?" has helped us create a hospice experience we believe is second to none...and are confident you'll agree.

Arts & Culture
Health & Medicine
Media & Broadcasting

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2900 NE 60 St#150GladstoneGladstone, MO 64119

(39.20342,-94.54512)
 

SKILLS

  • Visual Arts
  • Graphic Design / Print
  • Research
  • Journalism
  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Visits are 45 minutes to 2 hours. Once working from home creating the journal, time varies as each Journal is so unique.

Report this opportunity