Bring Joy and Comfort to Our Hospice Patients!


(30.42171,-91.0528)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

11605 Southfork AvenueSuite ABaton Rouge, LA 70816

A Moment of Your Time Can Brighten Someone's Day

About

There are many ways volunteers can support the work of our hospice.

  • Patient and Family Support Volunteers - to visit the patient and family, be a listening ear, share a quiet moment, run errands for the patient, read to the patient, review Bible passages
  • Bereavement Service Volunteers - make phone calls or visits to surviving family members and friends, offer support to the families during the grieving process, mail sympathy cards and bereavement notes to the surviving family
  • Special Service Volunteers
    • provide clerical assistance to the hospice staff
    • send birthday cards to the patients
    • participate in our Balloon Bouquet program by delivering balloons to our patients
    • participate in our Memory Bear Program by creating a bear from a loved one’s garment
    • participate in our Pet Therapy Program by signing up your pet to provide companionship to our hospice patients
    • participate in Music Therapy

Skills

  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Aromatherapy
  • Bereavement Support
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Sewing

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-5 hours per month (open)
  • Maintain patient confidentiality

Report this opportunity

Report this opportunity

Engage your employees, consumers, or students! VolunteerMatch provides the tools that make community involvement easy.