Cause Areas

When

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

Where

3701 Hillsboro PikeNashville, TN 37215

About

The Heimerdinger Foundation is dedicated to educating the community about proper nutrition and providing nutrient-rich meals to patients fighting cancer through our Meals 4 Health and Healing program.

The client liaisons support our clients by visiting them at their homes one time, helping them understand how our food can make a difference in their healing and by staying in weekly communication to answer questions and make sure the food is working for them

Client Liaison Duties:

  • Schedule and conduct one new client home visit to assigned Meals 4 Health and Healing client
  • Communicate with client weekly (by phone, text or email) to answer questions and make sure the food is working for them (first 4 weeks once a week)
  • Report back any concerns, changes and program feedback to Meals 4 Health and Healing program staff
  • Inform client about classes, lectures and other offerings that might support their healing

Time Commitment: One hour per week for a minimum of three months.

Qualifications:

  • Prefer someone whose life has been impacted by cancer (survivor, family member or friend with cancer)
  • Counseling or hospice experience (would prefer but not mandatory)
  • Excellent listener and compassionate heart
  • Ability to keep boundaries with others
  • Work around your own schedule
  • A background check, Volunteer orientation and Client Liaison training is required before volunteering.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Hospice Care
  • Life Coaching

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • One to three hours per week for a min. of 6 months
  • Client Liaison Training

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