HELP OTHERS FROM HOME! Hospice needs volunteer artists to make greeting cards for patients!


Cause Areas

When

Mon Jan 01, 2018 - Mon Apr 02, 2018

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!

We would be most honored to have volunteers make greeting cards for our hospice patients/families to brighten their day! Simply apply the steps below in whatever way works best for!

HERE ARE THE EASY STEPS for GREETING CARDS!

1. Create your card: blank cards and envelopes are very affordable and
found at Staples, Office Max, Wal-Mart, sometimes even .99 Stores! Use Ink, pencil, paint,
crayon, photos, stamps, collage (whatever you like), etc. to design something
for the front of each card.

Holiday-themed images (snow, trees, gingerbread men, etc.), animals, flowers,
mountains, ANYTHING cheerful and heart-felt work great.

Poetry, phrases, song lyrics, etc., are all lovely ideas as well. You might want to refrain from religious phrases, and such words as "get better soon,’ etc.

Inside the card, something simple like:

"Thinking of you,
Love, your Volunteer Artist, (your name)"

2. I have attached, below, a Volunteer Artist Application and Art Documentation form that you can
fill out when you make a card/s.

3. When your card(s) is complete, please snail-mail it and your
filled-out documentation form (attached) to:

High Quality Hospice

21707 Hawthorne Blvd #304, Torrance, CA 90503

Attn: Gerri Gonzales, Volunteer Coordinator

Phone: (310) 543-467

4. I will create a file for you, with your application and copies of your work. Our nurses present the cards when they visit the patient, and, I will let you know how much your patient loves your work!

THAT'S IT!!!!! You are free to make as many (or as few) cards as you like! Go for it!
I hope this is something you would like to do!!!!

THANK YOU AND BLESSINGS,

Gerri and the High Quality Team


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Volunteer Application

Patient Visits Clerical Art Other

Name:

Last Name:

First Name:

Phone:

Email:

Street Address:

City

Zip

Services:

Art Cards ❑ Phone Calls to Patients/Family ❑ Events ❑ Switchboard ❑ Data Entry

CODE OF ETHICS FOR VOLUNTEERS

As a volunteer, I realize that I am subject to a code of ethics similar to that which binds the professional in the field in which I work. I, like them, assume certain responsibilities and expect to account for what I do in terms of what is expected of me. I understand that any information that is disclosed to me while assisting the Hospice is confidential. I interpret "volunteer" to mean that I have agreed to work without compensation in money. Having been accepted as a volunteer worker, I expect to do my work according to the standards set forth in the Volunteer Policies and Procedures.

Declaration

I hereby certify that the statements made on this application are true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I understand that, by submitting this application I authorize inquiries to be made concerning my employment, character and public records for the purpose of determining my suitability as a volunteer. I affirm that I have read the volunteer Code of Ethics and agree to abide by its regulations. I agree to respect the confidentiality of any client information I acquire in the course of my volunteer activities with Hospice Care Company.

Job Application Certification:

I hereby certify that all entries on this job application and any attachments are true and complete.

Dated:___________________

Volunteer Applicant Name:_____________________________________

E-Signature:_______________________________________

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Volunteer Artist Documentation Form

Volunteer Name:_________________

Patient Status:

Active

● Bereavement

Location of Service: Volunteer Home

Services/Interventions As Per the Plan of Care

● Provide diversional activities as directed

● Personalized Artwork

Card Description(s): Date: Time Spent:

1.

2.

3.

4.

5.

Above information communicated TO: Gerri Gonzales, Volunteer Manager

I hereby certify that the information on this form and are true and complete

E-Signature:_____________________________

Skills

  • Drawing
  • Hospice Care
  • Bereavement Support

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • 2 hours/week or up to you
  • Fill out application and volunteer documents

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