Compassionate hospice volunteers needed


(38.58687,-90.406654)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

473 N Kirkwood Rd.St. Louis, MO 63122

Compassionate volunteers needed to spend time with hospice patients

About

Do you want to make a difference at the end of someone’s life? Med Plus is looking for volunteers like you.

Why volunteer for hospice?

  • Volunteers help our patients live as fully as possible. Imagine that you have the ability to help someone who is terminally ill have fulfilling and meaningful days.

  • To gain visibility and skills that will help advancement in employment.

  • Enhance your resume with practical experience and newly learned skills.

As a volunteer you will have the opportunity to:

  • Provide companionship, a listening ear, and practical assistance.

  • Befriend patients by sharing hobbies, reading to them, and offering emotional support.

  • Enhance the quality of life for patients and their families in their homes or in a facility, such as a nursing home or assisted living facility.

  • Assist with administrative tasks in the main office.

  • Provide bereavement support to patients families.

Skills

  • Hospice Care
  • Mental Health
  • Bereavement Support
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Healthcare
  • First Aid / CPR

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • No minimum commit
  • CPR Certification

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