Lend a helping hand-volunteer for Hospice


(41.81649,-71.364624)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Throughout Rhode IslandEast Providence, RI 02914


About

Make a lasting difference in someone's life.. as well as your own. Beacon Hospice in Rhode Island seeks caring and dependable individuals to provide companionship to terminally ill patients. Activities include reading, watching TV, playing games, talking, and spending time outside. It’s the little things that volunteers do that make the patients have great days. This is a great way to change someone else’s life with the simple gift of time and companionship. We are also looking for pet therapy, musicians, veterans, reiki volunteers and knitters. There is a free training course required. For more information, interested volunteers should contact Kristy Corbett, Volunteer Coordinator at (401) 438 - 0008 or kristy.corbett@amedisys.com.

Skills

  • Knitting
  • Crocheting
  • Elder care
  • Veteran Care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • varies
  • tb test, vaccinations

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