Hospice Respite Volunteer


(44.93438,-93.11274)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Anywhere our patients call homePrivate homes, assisted livings, nursing homes.East metro area of St. PaulSaint Paul, MN 55102


About

Our Hospice volunteers are matched with patients and provide caregivers 4 hours of much needed respite a week. You may be asked to play cards, read outloud, watch TV or help the patient write letters. Volunteers act as companions only, they do not provide any physical cares or transfer assistance.

Training is provided and all volunteers undergo a background check and application process.

Areas where volunteers are especially needed:

South Metro including Apple Valley, Burnsville, Bloomington

South East: Cottage Grove, Newport, Hastings

North Metro: Blaine, Anoka, Ransey

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Hospice Care
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • up to 4 hours/week
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