At the end of life every moment counts. Hospice volunteers make a diffreence


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Southeastern North CarolinaBrunswick, New Hanover, Pender, OnslowCountiesBolivia, NC 28422

About

As a hospice volunteer you can make a difference in the lives of patients who are facing a life limiting illness. Your talents and compassion will give them the freedom to live ALL the days of their lives wit comfort, dignity and quality of life.
We are looking for caring people to support patients and families in the following ways:
Activities with patients: playing board games, cards, puzzles, companionship, veteran to veteran, crafts, support at time of death

Emotional support: respite, spiritual prayer calls, attending funerals, make weekly tuck in calls, bereavement visits and calls

Household activities: arranging donated flowers, light gardening delivering blankets, running errands, walking pets

Professional volunteers: Reiki/massage/alternative therapies, music therapy, art therapy, hairdresser/barber

Administrative support: attending local community health fairs, creating Chart-a-Life posters

Skills

  • Massage Therapy
  • Hospice Care
  • Aromatherapy
  • Bereavement Support
  • Knitting
  • Quilting

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 to 6 per month

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