Blessing Hospice Volunteer


(40.3558,-91.4286)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

500 Main StreetCarthage, IL 62379

About

Become a Hospice Volunteer -

Our focus is on living!

What types of things does a hospice volunteer do?

- Visit and listen to the patient: let them share their life story.

- Just be a friend; watch TV, sports or simply read to them.

- Assist in running errands or helping with light housework.

- Provide respite for caregivers, allowing them to do errands.

- Assist in the hospice office making phone calls or in various clerical roles.

- Be a B.E.S.T.- (Bedside Emotional Support Team) to someone dying alone.

- Assist in bereavement support to families

Do you have a special talent you would like to share; musical, juggling, flower arranging, sewing, etc.?

Learn more about training and get started:

Contact Susan Scholz, Director of Volunteer Services at 877-672-7610, ext. 6821 or send an email to susan.scholz@blessinghealthsystem.org.

Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • flexible

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