Help a cancer patient in Washtenaw County


(42.2481,-83.5877)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

YpsilantiYpsilanti, MI 48198


About

Hospice patients, including ones with cancer, appreciate volunteers who talk, read and play games with them during visits. Many get very lonely, so the really enjoy visits. Patients in nursing homes or do not have families especially appreciate the visits. When patients do have family, the relatives are very thankful the great gift of your friendly presence, especially when it gives family members time to get other work done. Heartland serves patients throughout Washtenaw and Wayne Counties.

Skills

  • Hospice Care
  • Elder care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • After orientation, 1/2 hour per week
  • Two tuberculosis (TB) tests, paid for by Heartland

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