Befriender | Hospice Volunteer


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Nursing Facilities/Residents HomesHurst, TX 76054


About

Befrienders: Do you have an hour a week to befriend someone with a terminal diagnosis? Many hospice patients have outlived their family and friends or have very little support at the end of their life. There is no greater gift than the gift of presence. Someone to walk beside. We offer training and then assign you a patient that lives near you. Most of our volunteers visit their patients once a week for about an hour. Volunteers visit, read, play games, play music, etc. No hands on care, just being a friend. If you are interested please email to hold a spot in our next training. Our only criteria is that you not have a personal loss in the last 12 months. Thank you for having the heart to serve others.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Hospice Care
  • Elder care

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Serve one hour a week
  • Opportunities in homes and facilities around Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex.

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