Oklahoma Palliative and Hospice Care is searching for dedicated volunteers to hang out with and provide companionship to our patients.
Companionship can include:
Listen to music
And so much more!
Providing companionship can take place in the patients home or in a nursing facility. Volunteers do not provide any skilled nursing duties. Groups are welcome! People under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian volunteer with them.
All volunteers must complete: -Application & training -Background check -Fingerprinting -TB Test
For more information, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator Sarah Cooley (405) 468-1699 email@example.com
8241 S Walker Ave, Ste 204, Oklahoma City, OK 73139, US
Oklahoma Palliative & Hospice Care is a community based hospice care organization dedicated to hospice care and focused on meeting or exceeding our patients’ individual medical, emotional and spiritual needs, while making each remaining moment as meaningful as possible.
Possible Oklahoma Palliative & Hospice Care hospice volunteer opportunities include:
Activity Volunteers - Provide assistance to patients with activities (i.e., play games, afternoon tea, reading, knitting).
Direct Patient Care Volunteers - Trained volunteers visit or telephone patients and families at home, in nursing homes, assisted living facilities or inpatient units.
Hair Care Volunteers - Trained patient-care volunteers provide haircuts, shampoos and styling to patients and families. The hair care volunteers must have a current cosmetology license.
Pet Volunteers - Screened and trained pets and their volunteer handlers visit patients and provide socialization, comfort, and more.
Music Volunteers - Trained patient care volunteers provide support to the patient and family by singing or playing a musical instrument.
Photography Volunteers - These volunteers provide comfort and support by taking professional pictures of patients and families. The photography volunteer will provide a picture CD to families.
People with Disabilities
Veterans & Military Families
We'll work with your schedule.
8241 S Walker AveSte 204Oklahoma City, OK73139
May 18, 2020
Driver's License Needed
Orientation or Training
The overall time commitment depends on the volunteer's schedule.
Application, training, background check, fingerprinting, tb test