Compassion is Often the Solution- Become a Hospice Volunteer


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1200 Derek Dr. Suite 202Hammond, LA 70403


About

As a volunteer you can chose those areas that best fit your needs and schedule. Possibilites include:

Patient Care

  • Companionship
  • Shopping
  • Respite for caregiver
  • Preparing light meals
  • Occasional light housekeeping

Administrative

  • Answer the phone to the hospice office
  • Type
  • File
  • Assemble mailing

Bereavement

  • Follow up with families after the death through visits, phone calls, cards
  • Assist Bereavement Coordinator with grief group, memorial sevices, ect.
  • Visit family at the funeral home/attend funeral

Skills

  • Patient Care
  • People Skills
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Elder care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
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