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Musician/Music Support Volunteers Needed

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ORGANIZATION: SouthernCare - Hattiesburg

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SouthernCare Hospice is looking for musician/music support volunteers (ages 18 and up) to help provide music/relaxation support to our patients and veterans (with life limiting conditions) and their caregivers. How you serve and how often is completely up to you! Here are a few examples of how our Musician/Music Volunteers serve:

  • Provide companionship and emotional support to hospice patients and their caregivers
  • Assist in identifying patient's/Veteran's favorite music to listen to
  • Provide musical stimulation for Alzheimer's/Dementia patients/veterans and their caregivers
  • Provide music for relaxation for hospice patients/veterans in their home as needed
  • Perform for large groups of elderly residents/hospice patients/veterans of local nursing homes and assisted living facilities in Jones & Wayne County (within a 60-mile radius of Hattiesburg, MS)
You choose how you want to serve and how often. We also accept groups of people that would like to volunteer. What we are looking for:
  • People with knowledge of music/music reading
  • People that can play any of the following instruments
    • Singer/Vocals
    • Piano
    • Strings (acoustic guitar, violin, cello, etc.)
    • Wind/Woodwind (flute, clarinet, etc.)
WE ARE accepting volunteers amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Our patients and families need help now more than ever during these uncertain times. Our volunteers are here to help meet non-medical needs of our patients, their families, and our SouthernCare staff. We are called to be a light in the darkness.

***Due to the requirements set by the Centers for Medicare/Medicaid Services (CMS), all volunteers are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19.***

NO medical experience is needed as volunteers DO NOT perform nursing duties or dispense medication. Please leave us your NAME, PHONE NUMBER and EMAIL ADDRESS so we can get in touch with you as soon as possible to discuss the benefits of being a SouthernCare volunteer!

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About SouthernCare - Hattiesburg

Location:

4700 Hardy St, Ste Y, Hattiesburg, MS 39402, US

Mission Statement

To honor life and offer compassion to individuals, and their families, when facing a life-limiting illness.

Description

SouthernCare - Hattiesburg is committed to clinical excellence in hospice care. We see each individual as more than a patient. Our skilled professionals and volunteers design an all-encompassing program, customized to each patient that addresses not only the physical needs but also the emotional and spiritual needs of the patient and family. Our hospice teams provide compassionate care for individuals and their families when life matters most.

CAUSE AREAS

Seniors
Veterans & Military Families
Seniors, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Laurel, MS 39440

(31.69954,-89.13725)
 

SKILLS

  • Music Arts
  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • We will work with your schedule. Visits can be made on weekends as well.

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