There are 2 opportunities available. We serve patients in Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Westmoreland, etc counties in Southwest PA. You volunteer close to your home- parking is free and mileage reimbursement is provided!
1) Do you know how to play an instrument or sing? We are looking for volunteers to provide music therapy to hospice patients. Music has shown to help reduce anxiety or depression and help for pain control. Or you can help at memorial services or during special events.
2) Are you artistic? Put your skills to good use and help our hospice patients. It has been shown that art therapy helps hospice patients express themselves, reduce stress, manage behaviors and increases socialization.
Volunteers will receive training. Volunteers are required to complete a background check and 2 step TB tests at no cost to them.
Our mission is to provide premium comfort care to patients, families and caregivers through an interdisciplinary team approach that understands, respects and meets individual needs. Our vision is to become the leading provider of hospice care. We strive to provide our patients, families and caregivers with the highest level of satisfaction through our strong clinical outcomes and innovative approach by maintaining our core values of devotion, honesty, dignity and respect.
Grane Hospice serves terminally ill patients at the end of their life. We serve patients throughout Southwest PA including Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Indiana, Washington and Westmoreland counties. Our goal is to treat the patient with dignity and respect while making them comfortable. We have a strong team that consists of Grane Hospice support staff and volunteers.
Volunteers are an important part of the team as we provide special physical, emotional, spiritual, and practical needs to both the patient and family. Part of the goal is to provide comfort and dignity while making the patients comfortable. This is achieved in many different ways, some are hands on and some are in the comfort of your home or our office. Put your special skills and talents to use by helping someone in your community on the end their life journey.
Arts & Culture
Health & Medicine
We'll work with your schedule.
260 alpha drivepittsburgh, PA15238
August 4, 2020
Driver's License Needed
Orientation or Training
TB tests and background checks are required, training is provided. Transportation is necessary.