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.
Are you looking for an opportunity to make a positive impact in someone's life? Look no further! Avalon Hospice is seeking volunteers in the Humphreys County area to be a friend to patients who are lonely and need a friend.
Our volunteers offer companionship to a patients. Companionship volunteers offer a friendly face and a comforting presence to those suffering with terminal illnesses. Often, our patients are typically unable to leave their homes and need human compassion and social contact to bring comfort and to alleviate feelings of isolation.
Volunteers are provided training and orientation prior to going on a patient visit. For the safety of our patients, background checks and drug tests are required prior to service.
Please contact us today for your opportunity to brighten a patient's life!