Veteran 2 Veteran: Volunteers Needed For Hospice Patients & Their Loved Ones


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Cause Areas

When

Mon Aug 01, 2016 - Sun Jan 01, 2017

Where

Upstate CountiesPelzer, Anderson, ClemsonPickens, GreenvillePelzer, Greenville, Clemson, SC 29669


About

New Volunteer Opportunity/Need for Veterans.

PC "Veteran to Veteran" is a volunteer program that provides our Veterans & hospice patients, the presence, support, and quality friendship unique to "Veteran 2 Veteran".

Volunteers focus on compassionate listening and grateful acknowledgement of our patients life and service. Strong friendships are built on shared life experiences and the mutual respect of a life of service.

How Can You Serve?

1. Visiting with veterans and loved ones in their own home or in a health care setting
2. Providing caregiver & family support
3. Providing pet therapy, sharing movies, books, and activities & hobbies of interest to our Veteran patients
4. Assisting with minor home and yard work
5. Remembering and visiting our patients on special patriotic holidays and events
6. Leading and participating in one to one and group "Recognition & Pinning Ceremonies" for Veterans
7. Capture and record patients’ life stories through the use of pictures, letters, and videos

Please message us for details on PC "Veteran 2 Veteran" Volunteering.

Amy Howard, howardae@yahoo.com, Volunteer Outreach Coordinator

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible Schedules and Locations Convenient to You
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