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Sewers/Quilters Needed to make Dementia fidget blankets

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ORGANIZATION: Suncrest Hospice

  • 69 people are interested

Hospice patients with dementia symptoms really benefit from having a fidget blanket.
A fidget blanket is a lap-size quilt (24x24) which provides sensory and tactile stimulation for the restless hands of someone with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia.
If you are interested there are many ideas out there on what could be on a fidget blanket. We could use several fidget blankets. If you have some time, doing what you enjoy, this would be a great way to brighten the day of a hospice patient who has dementia symptoms. Blankets can be mailed to the Suncrest Hospice office or picked up from you at a designated time. Your creation and time will provide such a blessing to a hospice patient.
Questions call Kathy Dolan, Volunteer Coordinator at 916-928-0102 or email KDolan@suncrestcare.com

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About Suncrest Hospice

Location:

2210 Del Paso Rd. Ste A, Sacramento, CA 95834, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide the highest quality of care and customer service to our patients, their families and our referring sources. We believe that exceptional clinical care must include clear communication, a commitment to exceeding customer expectations, and a dedication to deliver services with passion and integrity. We are committed to maintaining a team comprised of the most talented and compassionate professionals in the industry. As our greatest asset, our team supports each other, takes complete ownership of their duties, and continually seeks to enhance their education and personal character. Suncrest will reach its goals under the direction of leaders who seek to serve, an office staff that supports, and a philosophy that growth is only achieved through the greatest efforts of the entire team.

Description

Advancement from this life to the next should be both dignified and comfortable; hospice allows patients to spend precious time with loved ones in the comfort of their own place of residence. Hospice care aims to treat the symptoms of the disease process and provide comfort and support rather than focus on halting, delaying, or curing the illness. Suncrest Hospice provides this treatment through qualified and

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Community, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

homes and facilities in Sacramento, and Placer Co.Sacramento, CA 95834

(38.6418,-121.52558)
 

SKILLS

  • Mental Health
  • Hospice Care
  • Crocheting
  • Sewing

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Whether you can make one fidget blanket or several your time will be valued by a hospice patients.

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