To be considered the model for high quality, compassionate care at the end of life utilizing a team oriented approach to expert medical care, symptom management, and spiritual support individually tailored to a patent's goals and wishes.
Provide Compassionate Care for Patients Nearing the End of Life Volunteers can choose from a variety of opportunities: Support for patients visiting, reading, writing letters, bringing in music, walk a pet, companionship, assist with shopping, light housekeeping, light laundry and folding, prepare a light meal
Respite and support for family members allow family caregivers the opportunity to take care of necessary errands, exercise, or simply have time alone
Share your special skills and interests musicians/singers, barbers and beauticians (licensed), light yard work, licensed pet therapy visits, art, crafts, scrapbooking/photo albums
Bereavement support programs assisting a support group facilitator, serving refreshments, or helping with mailings to families
Whatever the desires and wishes of the volunteer we can likely find a role for them. Read Less