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.
Join the Encompass Team and become a Hospice Volunteer!
At Encompass Hospice, volunteers set their own level of commitment based on their schedule and flexibility. Opportunities for involvement range from administrative tasks to direct patient and caregiver contact. For students looking to enter a health-related field, this is a great opportunity for you to gain some early exposure to the field of medicine!
Some ways to get involved are:
Playing games, reading, and listening to music with patients (plus music therapy)
Walking, playing, or caring for family pets
Making supportive phone calls from home
Administrative support in the office
Offering companionship and socialization to the patient and family
and much more!!
To learn more about joining the Encompass Team and the different opportunities available, use the information below!
Roland Bray, Volunteer Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org