11th Hour Volunteer - Vigil Volunteer


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

13655 Riverport DriveMaryland Heights, MO 63043

About

We are looking for a very special group of

volunteers to become part of our Optum Paliative and

Hospice Care 11th Hour Team.

Volunteers will support hospice patients through

the actively dying process.

Required skills: a heart of compassion,

patience and dependability. Demonstrates ability

to maintain confidentiality, respond on short

notice and travel to the patient’s home

11th Hour Volunteers can be of support

to patients and families by:

Helping in creating peaceful surroundings

Sharing silence

Offering a calm and peaceful presence

Active listening

Playing soft music

Reading inspirational text

Providing comfort, support or relief to caregivers

Advocating for patients as needed

Listening to loved ones share stories

Helping loved ones say good bye

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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