Art & Activities Assistant Volunteer for Hospice Patients (Northern CO Areas)


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

LovelandFort CollinsLongmont, GreeleyLoveland, CO 80537
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About

Hello! Thank you for your interest! We are nonprofit in-home hospice serving patients in Northern Colorado. We have patients living in care communities in Fort Collins, Loveland, Longmont and Greeley. the schedule is flexible and accommodating. All hospice related training and requirements are provided by Halcyon Hospice.

Art and Activities assistant volunteers help our patients to continue enjoying their favorite activities and Arts & crafts in group settings and at beside. There are a variety of ways that volunteers assist with this. Some patients want company to have coffee and chat with, or to be read to, or to sit in the courtyard or go for walks with, or they need help painting their nails, or writing a letter, some want a volunteer to sit with them and assist at group activities like bingo, arts & crafts, book club, or socials. The opportunities are endless!

This is a great opportunity for anyone wanting to gain experience in activity management, hospice or healthcare, social work, nursing, chaplaincy, or geriatrics. Our volunteers become part of our hospice team, gaining knowledge and confidence in the healthcare field. The position is truly a great way to make a difference in someone's life and brighten their day.

Please email/call or visit www.halcyonhospice.org for more information

New volunteer requirements:
interview with volunteer coordinator
attend orientation
background check
TB test
drug screening

Skills

  • Hospice Care
  • Painting
  • Singing
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Healthcare
  • Elder care

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-3 visits per month mimimum, hours vary
  • Drug screening, TB Test

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