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.
Plainview Hospital888 Old Country RoadPlainview, NY11803
At Northwell Health we believe that every patient is more than his or her illness. By showing kindness, compassion, and responsiveness, 'At Your Service' Volunteers contribute to our Culture of C.A.R.E. and the healing process of our patients. In this role you will gain hands-on experience on a nursing unit as you provide comfort and service for our patients, families and visitors. During your shift you will beengaging in friendly conversations and assisting with their comfort needs. We would love to hearfrom you if you are: friendly, kind and empathetic. A motivated self-starter with strong communication skills who has a desire to volunteer hands-on with patients, their families and healthcare professionals.
Minimum commitment: One four hour shift per week for a minimum of 1year. Shifts are available: seven days a week from12:00pm-4pm or 4:00-8:00pm. Our patients and staff depend on you! It's critical that you honor your shifts.