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Mercy Hospice

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Anyone looking for a volunteer opportunity that engages your heart, mind & spirit in caring for people in your community? Be a part of our Mercy Hospice Volunteer Team to provide compassionate support & companionship to patients along their final journey in this life. Must be at least 21 years old.
A few examples of what our volunteers do are:

  • Listening to a patient's concerns
  • Being a comforting and supportive presence
  • Engaging in the patient's hobbies
  • Running errands or doing light housekeeping for the patient and family
  • Providing time for the caregiver to take care of her/his self
Our hospice serves the following counties in Arkansas: Sebastian, Crawford, Scott, Logan, Franklin, Washington & Johnson.

Please consider the greatest gift you can offer someone....your time, and come join our wonderful team of volunteers.

More opportunities with Mercy Hospice

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Mercy Hospice

Location:

3300 S 70th St, Fort Smith, AR 72903, US

Mission Statement

As the Sisters of Mercy before us, we bring to life the healing ministry of Jesus through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

Description

As a model for quality, compassionate care, Mercy Hospice uses a team-oriented approach to expert medical care, pain management, and emotional and spiritual support expressly tailored to the patient's needs and wishes. Support is provided to the patient's loved ones as well. The focus of hospice relies on the belief that each of us has the right to die pain-free and with dignity, and that our loved ones will receive the necessary support to allow us to do so. The hospice team provides support to ensure the highest quality of life possible for the person living with a life-limiting illness. The focus of Mercy Hospice is on caring and Mercy Hospice volunteers truly care! Mercy Hospice relies on volunteer support to provide excellent end-of-life care to each patient and family.

Community
Faith-Based
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Sebastian, Crawford, Scott, Logan CountiesFranklin, Washington & Johnson CountiesFort Smith,Van Buren,Charleston,Mansfield,Ozark, AR 72904

(35.4052,-94.3892)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Annual Flu Vaccine (provided)

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