Patient Care Volunteer for Veterans


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Interim Healthcare and HospiceBastrop, TX 78602

About

Volunteers provide important services to the community. Whether it’s providing companionship to a person in the final months or weeks of life, offering support to family members and caregivers, providing assistance in the office or helping with community outreach, the contributions of volunteers are an essential part of Interim HealthCare Hospice.

As a hospice volunteer, you will be given the choice as to what types of things you want to do and how much time you want to contribute. Typical volunteer responsibilities include:

Support for patients:

Visiting and companionship ♦ reading and taking walks ♦ Writing letters ♦ Visiting with pets ♦ Bringing in music ♦ Vigil Sitting

Support for Families:

Respite sitting ♦ Shopping and errands ♦ Meal preparation ♦ Light housekeeping

Bereavement support:

Participation in memorial service ♦ Assist with support groups ♦ Visit widows

Skills

  • Bereavement Support
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Administrative Support

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • flexible
  • volunteer will be trained before being able to volunteer and pass a drug screen

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