Music Worship for Nursing Home Services (Overland Park)

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Ascend Hospice

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Ascend Hospice

Are you musically gifted at leading worship services and seeking a positive way to give back? Ascend Hospice is seeking volunteers to help play music and musically lead weekly worship services at several area nursing homes. Each Thursday morning from 10:00-10:30, our hospice chaplains lead an interdenominational worship service at several area nursing homes and you could help lead the singing and worship. You will work closely with our volunteer department and staff chaplains to provide a positive and beneficial service to those who are unable to physically attend church like they used to. If you play guitar, piano/keyboard, or sing and can lead a small group in worship, then you have what it takes to be apart of our team!

Volunteer requirements include: must be at least 18 years of age; complete application paperwork; agree to a background/reference check; have reliable transportation; participate in volunteer orientation; and complete a TB test.

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About Ascend Hospice

Location:

4550 W. 109th St., Suite 210, Overland Park, KS 66211, US

Mission Statement

Ascend Hospice is dedicated to providing innovative, quality care and wellness to our communities to help them live better lives. By being a hospice volunteer, you can take great pride in knowing you’ve made a positive impact in someone’s life and in your community. From our teen volunteer program to comforting families during the final hours, Ascend Hospice offers opportunities for individuals ranging in age from teens to senior citizens.

Description

Ascend Hospice, formerly Care Alternatives, is committed to providing extremely exceptional care and services with integrity and compassion. Founded in 1995, Ascend Hospice is a nondenominational, multicultural hospice and palliative care provider built on the belief that hospice services should reflect the life we live - one lived fully and with dignity. With offices in New Jersey, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Kansas, Missouri, California and Virginia, the company currently provides care for approximately 850 patients in nursing homes, assisted-living facilities, hospitals and private homes. Dedicated to a holistic approach, Ascend Hospice’s expert interdisciplinary teams provide state-of-the art hospice care, including pain control and symptom management through holistic and traditional therapies, as well as emotional support for patients and families.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

4550 W 109th streetOverland park, KS 66211

(38.9312,-94.6385)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • Music Arts
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Music Therapy
  • Singing
  • String Instrument

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Weekly or Bi-weekly (depending on availability) 1/2 hour worship service and preparation/coordination with staff chaplain.
  • Background check, Medical paperwork, and Volunteer Training...all provided by Ascend Hospice.

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