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.
Summit Hospice Providers relies on the talents and dedication of our wonderful volunteers to provide and enhance services and programs to benefit our patients. Hospice is an end-of-life care model that focuses on quality of life, which involves teams of doctors, nurses, hospice aides, social workers and chaplains. Volunteers are important and integral part of our team. Sharing your time and gifts makes a positive difference in others' lives. Ways you can help: -Be a patient companion -Style hair -Socialize with patients -Make life-review visits -Read to patients -Help with office tasks -Make phone calls to patients -Art, music and aroma therapy -Do yard work -Cook and deliver meals -Do laundry and ironing -Serve on the spiritual care team -Give manicures -Do light cleaning -Assist with our bereavement program
We cover a service area with a 50 mile radius around Searcy, so if you are in any surrounding cities willing to volunteer, we would love to answer any questions or get you training today! Thank you!