Volunteer in your community and set your own schedule! Ascend Hospice is looking for volunteers who are licensed cosmetologists who can periodically meet the special needs and requests of our hospice patients.
How do I know when I'm needed? A patient's nurse or social worker will put in a request for your services (haircut, mani-pedi, or makeup). Then your volunteer coordinator will reach out to you to see if you're available and answer any questions.
How far will I have to travel? You tell us how far you are willing to travel. Ascend Hospice serves patients throughout the KC Metro Area.
Example of previous requests: -Patient and daughter wanted to do one last Mother's Day spa experience so a licensed cosmetologist came to their home to fulfill the wish.
- A family's wish was to have a family portrait so a volunteer cosmetologist came out to get them photo ready.
It's our goal to make every moment count and often a simple thing like a haircut or beauty treatment can make someone's day so much better! To provide each patient with comfort and dignity is our goal.
To learn how to become a volunteer at Ascend Hospice, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
4550 W. 109th St., Suite 210, Overland Park, KS 66211, US
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.
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.
Health & Medicine
We'll work with your schedule.
10101 W 127th StreetOverland park, KS66213
July 23, 2020
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
Just a few hours a month!
Medical Paperwork, Volunteer Training, and Background Check. Cosmetology License is required.