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Frontier Hospice and Transitional Care

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 15 people are interested
Fidget Blanket
Here is a sample of a Fidget Blanket

Do you enjoy quilting? We have volunteers to make fidget blankets for Alzheimer's patients. We provide the supplies. You can be as creative as you like on the blankets. We have a set size but the colors and attachments on the blankets are your design. These blankets are designed to help Alzheimer's patients stay active, It calms them and helps with their behavior. It is the most wonderful opportunity to help people in need. Staff and families have reported how much these blankets help patients.

We come up with all kinds of attachments for the blankets, Costume jewelry, hair tyes, beads, nuts, bolts, washers. The sky is the limit as to what we can put on these blankets for the benefit of the patients.

DURING THE COVID PANDEMIC OUR MAIN GOAL IS KEEPING ALL PATIENTS, VOLUNTEERS, STAFF SAFE. YOU WILL NEVER HAVE TO GO TO A PATIENT'S HOME. WE CAN DROP OFF THE MATERIALS AND PICK THEM UP WHEN COMPLETED OR YOU CAN PICK UP AND DELIVER TO OUR OFFICE

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About Frontier Hospice and Transitional Care

Location:

221 N Service Rd, Moore, OK 73160, US

Mission Statement

To enhance the quality of life, by maintaining patient dignity and comfort, while providing excellent service to our patients and families through hiring and developing the very best hospice staff.

Description

An innovative concept in healthcare, Hospice brings together a team of specially trained professionals and volunteers who work with the patient's doctor to provide a plan of care designed to control the pain and ease end-of-life struggles for the patient and family. The Hospice Team is made up of professionals from a variety of disciplines and specially trained volunteers working under the stewardship of a Hospice medical director to meet the individual needs of terminally ill patients and their families. The Hospice Team also works with the patient and family's community of faith and/or other spiritual care resources, as requested.

Faith-Based
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

221 N I 35 Service RdYou can also volunteer at home doing these projectMoore, OK 73160

(35.31131,-97.49039)
 

SKILLS

  • Quilting
  • Sewing

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • It usually takes most volunteer about 6 hours
  • Minimun 6 hours

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