Hospice Volunteer


(43.59827,-83.886314)
 

Cause Areas

When

Mon Jan 30, 2017 12:00 AM - Wed Jan 30, 2030 11:45 PM

Where

401 Center Ave.Bay City, MI 48708

Bringing joy to the lives of patients through reading and friendly visits.

About

Compassus Hospice is seeking volunteers in Arenac, Bay, Clare, Genesee, Gladwin, Gratiot, Isabella, Mecosta, Midland & Saginaw Counties. Volunteers are needed for patient & family support in their homes & in facilities. Patient support volunteers provide companionship to the patient & sometimes a break for the caregiver. Ways to help include: friendly visits, providing a supportive presence through active listening, writing letters, reading to patients, light housekeeping, running errands, meal preparation, hair care, sharing a game or a hobby, etc. Each volunteer defines the task that is appropriate for them & at their comfort level. Volunteer visit times are varied and flexible based on volunteer availability.

Skills

  • Hospice Care
  • Elder care
  • People Skills
  • Animal Therapy
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Music Arts

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • flexible
  • TB test & fingerprinting - No cost to you.

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