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Storyteller/Book Reader

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COMFORT CARE HOSPICE

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Do you enjoy telling stories or retelling stories? Do you enjoy reading out-loud? Can you weave a tale so well that makes your friends laugh or be mesmerized by the details? Comfort Care Hospice Pelham is looking for you. We are looking for individuals to provide stories at the bedside of our patients in facilities or in their homes. Volunteers are also welcomed to serve from the comfort of their homes by providing phone calls to patients. Volunteer commitment on going, monthly, and flexible to volunteer’s schedule.

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About COMFORT CARE HOSPICE

Location:

173 CAHABA VALLEY PARKWAY, PELHAM, AL 35124, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is simple: serve patients and their families with excellent care, generous support, and compassionate attention. We help patients live each day to the fullest. We would not be Comfort Care Hospice without our volunteers. Our volunteers bring warmth, joy, and tenderness into the daily practice of caring for patients. If you enjoy helping people in need or find a sense of purpose in walking through trials with others, kindly contact us. We are always in need of compassionate, caring people with a heart to serve.

Description

PATIENT VOLUNTEER

Patient volunteers interact directly with patients and their families, providing non-medical attention. Their time includes visiting with patients, offering comfort, listening to stories and memories, reading aloud, playing cards and games, helping with chores, or providing bereavement support.

SUPPORT VOLUNTEER

Support volunteers touch patients lives by investing time into Comfort Care. These volunteers make crafts for patients, attend special events, help with projects or administrative needs, answer phones, and recruit other volunteers. Support volunteers are our behind-the-scenes champions.

COMPANIONS VOLUNTEER VIGIL TEAM

Companions share life closely with patients. Companions keep vigil with patients and families during their final hours. Our companion program is a special service staffed by trained volunteers who are deeply dedicated to offering friendship and care.

JUNIOR VOLUNTEER

Junior Volunteers are individuals, age 14-18, interested in the medical field. Junior Volunteers help with community activities by serving and assisting our office staff with special projects.

Arts & Culture
Education & Literacy
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Jefferson, Shelby, and Chilton CountiesPelham, AL 35124

(33.29563,-86.7718)
 

SKILLS

  • Literacy / Reading
  • Elder care
  • Reading / Writing
  • Hospice Care
  • Public Speaking
  • Storytelling

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Volunteer commitment on going, monthly, and flexible to volunteer’s schedule.
  • Storytelling

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