Become a Music Volunteer with Ascend Health! (Overland Park)

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Ascend Hospice

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Ascend Hospice

Love to sing or play an instrument?! Join our team and be the reason someone smiles today!

Ascend Hospice
provides physical, emotional, and spiritual support for terminally ill patients and their families. Each volunteer will receive a brief training and ongoing support from our staff. This a a great opportunity to give back to your community and you truly make a difference in the lives of our patients and their families.

Music volunteers are special and unique individuals who are able to bring their enthusiasm and passion for music right to our patients who need it the most! Musicians will go into nursing homes, assisted living communities and private homes to help patients sing or play, perform their instruments and share their talents in therapeutic ways. Companion is looking for musicians to volunteer to assist our terminally ill patients and their families to express themselves in ways that only an artist help them to do.

Your commitment is completely up to you, whether you spend one day a week or one day a month. Volunteer assignments are based off of your availability and location. Your time is always deeply appreciated!

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About Ascend Hospice

Location:

4550 W. 109th St., Suite 210, Overland Park, KS 66211, US

Mission Statement

Ascend Hospice is dedicated to providing innovative, quality care and wellness to our communities to help them live better lives. By being a hospice volunteer, you can take great pride in knowing you’ve made a positive impact in someone’s life and in your community. From our teen volunteer program to comforting families during the final hours, Ascend Hospice offers opportunities for individuals ranging in age from teens to senior citizens.

Description

Ascend Hospice, formerly Care Alternatives, is committed to providing extremely exceptional care and services with integrity and compassion. Founded in 1995, Ascend Hospice is a nondenominational, multicultural hospice and palliative care provider built on the belief that hospice services should reflect the life we live - one lived fully and with dignity. With offices in New Jersey, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Kansas, Missouri, California and Virginia, the company currently provides care for approximately 850 patients in nursing homes, assisted-living facilities, hospitals and private homes. Dedicated to a holistic approach, Ascend Hospice’s expert interdisciplinary teams provide state-of-the art hospice care, including pain control and symptom management through holistic and traditional therapies, as well as emotional support for patients and families.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

12100 W. 109th St.Overland ParkOverland park, KS 66211

(38.9245,-94.640)
 

SKILLS

  • Music Therapy
  • Music Arts
  • Keyboard Instrument
  • String Instrument

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • We are very Flexible
  • Medical Paperwork, Volunteer Training, and Background Check

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