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Music Therapy Volunteer

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Encompass Health Hospice

  • 1 person is interested
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To provide music therapy to hospice patient's either on an instrument or music app. During Covid 19 we are only allowing outside or porch visits with proper social distancing to ensure everyone's safety. Music often brings joy, comfort and nostalgia to our patient's and alleviate symptons of pain and stress. Musical families welcome but all must go through hospice training.

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About Encompass Health Hospice

Location:

404 4th Avenue SW, Cullman, AL 35055, US

Mission Statement

At Encompass Health Hospice, we believe hospice is not a place but rather a philosophy of care. Our goal is to bring dignity and comfort home by offering compassionate care to patient's and their families during the final stages of their life.

Description

Encompass Health Hospice is looking for Direct patient care and Administrative support volunteers to provide services to patients during their final stages of life. Volunteers provide non-medical services and respite time for caregivers and family members as well as clerical support for the administrative staff. As a hospice volunteer you will be given a choice as how much time you wish to donate and what type of services you would like to provide.

A few ways you can help as a hospice volunteer is by running errands for patients and families, playing games or reading with patients, walking and caring for family pets, or even creating a photo album of the patient and their family.

For more information, please contact:

Tanya Craven - Volunteer Coordinator
256.739.5557
tanya.craven@encompasshealth.com

Health & Medicine

WHEN

Thu Apr 15, 2021 - Tue Jul 13, 2021

WHERE

407 4th Avenue SWCullmanCullman, AL 35055

(34.17245,-86.8452)
 

SKILLS

  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Music Therapy

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • We are flexible! We appreciate any time donated but ask volunteers to commit to at least 4 hours a month.
  • All hospice training and education provided.

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