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.
Hospice volunteers are needed in Lawson MO. They make a huge difference in someone's life by simply being present. They provide support and companionship to patients and families in their homes and long-term care facilities.
Offer caregivers a short break and spend time with a patient
Visit and reminisce with a patient in a long-term care facility
Share your well-behaved 4 legged friend with our patients
Interview patients and create a Life Journal, a book of a patient’s history
Veteran volunteers can offer companionship to a fellow Vet
Join our team of spirited volunteers who provide activities at various facilities
No nursing skills needed or personal care duties performed by volunteers. Hospice volunteering can be a meaningful and life-changing opportunity for anyone, even teens.
We are offering a training in Gladstone MO on January 20 & March 31, 2018. If these trainings are too far for you, do not worry, let us come to you! Individual training is frequently arranged with those who are a distance from our offices or for whom the scheduled trainings do not work with their personal calendar. Just give us a call and let’s arrange to get together. Know that once you are trained, we will keep you in Lawson and the immediate surrounding area, to serve in your community!
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 16
Orientation or Training
45 min to 2 hours each week
A kind and caring heart. We will teach you the rest.