There are several categories of hospice volunteers.
*Direct Patient Care volunteers work with patients and families by offering direct services in the home or nursing facility. They provide companionship and practical assistance which enhance the comfort and quality of life for patients and families/caregivers.
*Office volunteers lend their services working in hospice office. These activities may include assembling information packets, filing, photocopying and assisting with mailings.
*Bereavement volunteers provide support for anticipatory grief to families/caregivers.
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- Minimal time commitment and a flexible schedule