The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Kaiser Permanente Hospice Volunteers are unique people who have special places in their hearts that motivate them to provide voluntary services to our Hospice patients and their family members in the home care and inpatient settings.
Hospice Volunteers are thoroughly trained in hospice care and are members of the Interdisciplinary Care Team. Specific volunteer tasks may include:
Giving relief to family caregivers in the home to allow them some special time to rest and relax.
Running errands and grocery shopping.
Sharing a hobby or interest.
Reading to the patient, writing letters or cards, and making telephone calls.
Preparing light meals and menu planning.
Listening to music together.
Visiting with the patient and family.
Volunteer Assignments are located throughout San Diego County. Inquire today!
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
1 year, 4 hours per week
Volunteers assigned to patients within 10-15 miles of home, work, or school