Volunteering with Patient/family.-- Providing companionship, reading, supporting family and patient through the hospice journey with the assistance of the team. This is very rewarding opportunity to meet the patient and the family where they are in their hospice journey. Be able to provide active listening, or allow them time to go run errands and not worry about how are they getting everything accomplished. Training is provided free, everything that you need to have a rewarding experience.
Our patients and families need you so they may continue to work to support their family. What a wonderful experience you had with hospice palliative care for your loved one! Are you ready now to give back!!
Program Petals for Patients--Be the Volunteer that coordinates help arranges donated flowers, receive donations for the vases, pickup items for patients and deliver to patients making their day how awesome is this to do what you love, let your creativity flow and reward of volunteering.
Blankets for love program-- Be the Volunteer that coordinates the blankets and see that patients receive their blanket of love in timely fashion.
Essential Oils-- Be the Volunteer that makes the oils, lotions or diffuser for the patients.Essential Oils are awesome smelling.
Cozy feet-- Be the Volunteer that coordinates the donation of cute warm socks for the patients for the winter months. Our patients deserve to dress feet in style.
Singing-- Bring that awesome voice right here and you can volunteer and make the patients so happy. Be the Volunteer that gets the volunteer job that is so much fun!!!!
11th Hour Vigil--Be the Volunteer that sits with the patients till the very end and NO ONE DIES ALONE. Are you retired and would sit with patient that has no one to be with them at the end.
Music Therapy-- Be the Volunteer that see the patients get their weekly music that the patient loves to hear.
Birthday Celebrant-- Be the Volunteer that coordinates the Birthdays of of patients and celebrates them with our families. Balloon and a Birthday Card from Cards from Kids. Children made the cards of all Elementary ages. Who doesn
Memory Catchers--Be the Volunteer that sits with the patient and records for the family their story.
What are you waiting for call 214-769-3291 or email cbaxter@ silveradocare.com Cynthia Baxter Volunteer Coordinator Program Manager
- Hospice Care
- Animal Care / Handling
- Music Therapy
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- You set time that you can spend 1-4 hours weekly
- Patients have terminal diagnosis, Alzheimers, Dementia, Active listening