Hospice Volunteer - Houston & Surrounding Areas


(29.77968,-95.45671)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

701 Post Oak Rd Suite 101 Houston, TX 770242201 Timberloch Pl. #225 The Woodlands, TX 77380Our patient's homes and residential facilitiesHouston, TX 77024


About

Join the Encompass Family and become a Hospice Volunteer. Encompass is looking for volunteers to provide companionship and support to patients during their final months and weeks of life. Volunteers provide non-medical services and respite time for caregivers and family members.

As a Hospice Volunteer you will be given choices as to how much and what types of things you want to do. Here are just a few specific ways Hospice Volunteers can help: Provide companionship and socialization; Help with general office support; Play games, read and listen to music with patients; Walk/care for family pets; Assist with light house cleaning; Create a photo album of patient and family; Write a journal or life story with patients to give to family; Bring your own special talents to share with our patients.

Encompass values the generosity of our volunteers and provides training and on-going support.

Skills

  • Hospice Care
  • Elder care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Music Arts
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Volunteer determines schedule
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