The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
"No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted." - Aesop
By volunteering with Compassus hospice, you have the wonderful opportunity to make meaningful connections with patients and their families. These non-medical visits may take place at an assisted living facility, nursing home, or in the patient’s own home. We work around YOUR schedule- hours and patient visits are based on your availability. Come be the bright spot in someone’s day!
What can volunteers do?
Make friendly visits to patients in homes and facilities near you
Provide caregiver relief and respite
Share a special talent like music or crafts
Administrative support- in our office or from your home computer.
Complementary Therapies such as Reiki, Massage, and Pet Therapy (with proper certifications)
What do we provide?
Free training at a location near year anda time based on your convenience
Free health evaluation and TB test
Ongoing educational opportunities
Social activities and events
Flexible scheduling and patient assignments in your area