Hospice Volunteer - The Woodlands & Surrounding Areas


(29.770,-95.5174)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

2201 Timberloch Pl. #225 The Woodlands, TX 77380701 Post Oak Rd Suite 101 Houston, TX 77024Our patient's homes and residential facilitiesHouston, TX 77024

About

Join the Encompass Family and become a Hospice Volunteer. Encompass is looking for volunteers to provide companionship and support to patients during their final months and weeks of life. Volunteers provide non-medical services and respite time for caregivers and family members.

As a Hospice Volunteer you will be given choices as to how much and what types of things you want to do. Here are just a few specific ways Hospice Volunteers can help: Provide companionship and socialization; Help with general office support; Play games, read and listen to music with patients; Walk/care for family pets; Assist with light house cleaning; Create a photo album of patient and family; Write a journal or life story with patients to give to family; Bring your own special talent to share with our patients.

Encompass values the generosity of our volunteers and provides training and on-going support.

Skills

  • Music Therapy
  • Administrative Support
  • People Skills
  • Hospice Care
  • Relationship Building
  • Elder care

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • Volunteer Determines Schedule
  • TB test and drug test
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