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.
Hospice Volunteers can make a difference in a variety of ways, including:
ACTIVITES WITH PATIENTS:
EMOTIONAL SUPPORT: Offer companionship to patient or caregiver, Reading and writing letters, Making check in calls, Playing board games, cards, Knitting, scrapbooking, creating life charts, Veterans to Veteran visits, Pet Therapy, Playing music/Singing, Pet Therapy
PROFESSIONAL VOLUNTEERS: Reiki/Alternative therapies, Music therapy/Art Therapy, Hairdresser/Barber, Handyman