Comfort Distressed Families in our PICU!


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

801 Seventh Ave.Fort Worth, TX 76104

Patient Pal Rockin and Rollin with Toddler

About

The RMH Family Room Host/Hostess is a volunteer opportunity that serves both Cook Children's Medical Center and the Ronald McDonald House. The purpose of the volunteer is to provide a comfortable, welcoming, supportive environment in which PICU (Pediatric Intensice Care Unit) families can gather during a stressful time.

Some of the things the host/hostess does are:

Escorts family members and visitors back into the unit.

Provides a listening ear and a supportive presence to families.

Makes coffee and offers snacks to the PICU families.

Takes phone messages for families.

Plays with or reads to siblings and young visitors.

Keeps the kitchen area tidy.

And more.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Pediatrics
  • Children Medical Services

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3-4 hours per week
  • Ability to remain comfortable in a sometimes stressful environment.
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