Calhoun Co. - Donate your Craft to a Hospice Patient

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Elara Caring

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Make a real difference in someone's life!

Great Lakes Caring Hospice, a leading care provider in the Midwest, is looking for compassionate volunteers willing to donate their time to provide exceptional end-of-life care to local hospice patients and their families. Right now we are looking for individuals and groups to donate items for patients. Donations can be one-time or ongoing.

Can you craft? We are looking for donations of generic birthday cards that can be given to our Hospice patients on their birthdays. We also accept donations of craft kits that a volunteer could work on with a patient during a companionship visit.

Can you knit or sew? Our patients could use any of the following: lap blankets, neck pillows, wheelchair or walker caddies, catheter bags, and hand pillows Share the artistic gift of craft today.

To make arrangements for a craft or to drop off donations, please contact Dana @ 800-379-1600 ext 3221 or dperrin@GreatLakesCaring.com

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About Elara Caring

Location:

6120 Stadium Dr, Kalamazoo, MI 49009, US

Mission Statement

Right Care, Right Time, Right Place

Description

Elara Caring is one of the nation’s largest providers of home-based
care, with a footprint in the Northeast, Midwest and South. Elara brings together three awardwinning organizations - Great Lakes Caring, National Home Health Care, and Jordan Health
Services - into one transformational company, which provides the highest-quality
comprehensive care continuum of personal care, skilled home health, hospice care and
behavioral health.
Elara Caring leads patients through the post-acute care journey by providing the appropriate
level of care, delivered wherever our patients call home. The company’s intimate understanding
of its patients’ needs allows it to apply proprietary platforms to deliver proactive, customized
care that improves quality of life and keeps patients in their homes.
The company, comprised of 35,000 caregivers serving over 60,000 patients and their families
daily, in 225 locations across 16 states, is focused on providing patients with the right care, at
the right time, in the right place.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Various Calhoun County Area LocationsBattle Creek, MI 49015

(42.27438,-85.21013)
 

SKILLS

  • Knitting
  • Crocheting
  • Sewing

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 17
  • Orientation or Training
  • Six Month Preferred
  • Will need your own supplies for the craft items.

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