Expand Joy - Volunteer for Hospice


(29.725336,-95.67735)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Houston Metropolitan AreaHouston, TX 77082


About

Provide emotional support and practical assistance to hospice patients and their families, as a Volunteer in Assisted Living/Nursing Homes or as an Administrative Volunteer.

Volunteer hours are flexible and patients are located in and around the League City, Kingwood, The Woodlands, Cy-Fair, Sugar Land, Richmond/Rosenberg ares. You can volunteer and still attend classes! Make a schedule that is convenient for you that also works with the patient/facility visiting hours.

Volunteers visiting patients or supporting caregivers can provide:

  • companionship (conversation, reading, listening to music, watching TV, arts & crafts, etc)
  • listening
  • emotional support
  • errand running
  • light housekeeping

Administrative Volunteers can provide help:

  • assembling information packets
  • filing
  • photocopying
  • assisting with mailings

Skills

  • Administrative Support
  • Office Reception
  • Elder care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3-5 Hours a month
  • Hospice Plus will do background check and provide for TB test

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