Music Enrichment Volunteers for Hospice Patients

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Heartland Hospice Services

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Heartland Hospice is seeking Music Enrichment Volunteers to make a difference in the lives of our patients through music, song and sound. Music offers an array of benefits that are wonderful to our patients who are terminally ill and often experiencing memory loss, isolation and grief.

Training for this opportunity is provided and assignment of patients is determined by patient need and volunteer availability. As your journey unfolds, we'll support you with personalized mentoring and cultivation of your hospice experiences. The service areas where we provide care and support for patients spans Baltimore City and Baltimore, Harford, Howard and Anne Arundel Counties in Maryland.

We encourage you to share your gift of music with our patients by joining our Heartland Family today!


Please review our website for further details by following the link below. An application for volunteering can also be downloaded there:

https://www.heartlandhospice.com/find-an-agency/heartland-hospice-services-of-baltimore/?contentIdString=14460

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About Heartland Hospice Services

Location:

4 East Rolling Crossroads, # 307, Baltimore, MD 21228, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Heartland Hospice is to provide quality hospice care to patientse with a limited life expectancy, as well as support to their caregivers. The quality of life for those we serve is enhanced through specialized supportive care designed to meet the needs of the body, mind and spirit. Care is provided by an interdisciplinary team consisting of the Medical Director, Registered Nurse, Health Aide, Social Worker,Chaplain and Volunteers. Heartland Hospice strives to provide care to all who are eligible and need hospice care regardless of ability to pay.

Description

Volunteers offer services in both our office setting and in the field directly engaging with patients and families.

A multitude of our volunteers provide emotional & spiritual support through friendly visits patients within their homes or care facilities. These volunteers offer compassionate companionship, advocacy and outreach to patients and families through conversation, reading, relief sitting, letter writing, running errands, assistance with hobbies, music enrichment and art and other forms of sensory stimulation. Another volunteer opportunity includes sitting vigil with patients who are actively dying and who have no family present with them.

Volunteers serve in Baltimore City & County, Anne Arundel, Howard and Harford Counties.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Various Places in MarylandOur Administrative Office is locatedin Baltimore CountyWindsor Mill, MD 21244

SKILLS

  • Singing
  • Music Arts
  • String Instrument
  • Wind Instrument
  • Music Therapy
  • Percussion Instrument

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible
  • Application Paperwork, Background Check & References, TB test required and provided, Hospice Volunteer Orientation

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