Love to sew? Basic skills needed to create a 'fidget blanket' for our Alzheimer and Dementia patients at Gentiva Hospice. These small patchwork like blankets have a different 'activities' from zippers, buttons, beads or beanie buddies' they help provide a calming experience for those in distress. Your time and talent can help provide the release these patients need. For more information, instructions, etc. please email me! Some supplies available.
Mission: To provide compassionate hospice care to those we serve during the end of life's journey through our commitment to clinical excellence and uncompromising service.
For over 40 years we have provided compassionate care to those we serve during the end of life's journey. As a leader in hospice care our dedicated staff feel called to support our patients. Our spiritual care staff work with many local faith organizations to deliver spiritually oriented hospice care to patients of all faiths.
Our interdisciplinary team includes medical professionals, social workers, spiritual care and bereavement professionals. Our dedicated volunteers provide companionship, pet and music therapy, personalized notes and reflection pages as well as special event support.
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.