Retired? Want to do something rewarding? Provide companionship and comfort for hospice patients.
18 people are interested
Bring some joy and compassion to a member of your community. Compassus Hospice is seeking patient support volunteers to provide companionship and emotional support to patients in the last months, weeks and days of their lives. Ways to help include: friendly visits, writing letters, reading, playing music, reminiscing, running errands, etc. Volunteers may also provide bereavement support to families.
Training is provided so all volunteers understand end of life issues and know what to expect.
Volunteer in your own community on a schedule that fits your availability. Patients are located in Bucks, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties.
Please see our other specialty volunteer needs including pet therapy or music therapy.
We'll work with your schedule.
Various Bucks, Montgomery, Phila county locationsPhiladelphia, PA 19150
- People Skills
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Flexible to fit your avialibilty
- Hospice training provided so you will know what to expect