Haircuts for Hospice Patients
ORGANIZATION: Providence Hospice of Seattle
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Haircut volunteers travel to wherever a hospice patient calls home (private home, skilled nursing facility, etc.) to provide free haircuts with simple styling. Your visits can increase comfort, self-esteem and dignity, even when a patient can no longer leave their home.
Volunteers must be professionally licensed in Washington to cut hair. We provide comprehensive training to ensure confidence in working with hospice patients.
You set your own schedule. Even 1 haircut a month makes a difference!
Honoring diverse hopes and needs by empowering volunteers to make meaningful connections.
About Providence Hospice of Seattle
2811 South 102nd Street, Ste 220, Tukwila, WA 98168, US
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Hospice of Seattle volunteers serve patients and families throughout King and Pierce Counties, wherever they may call home (private residence, nursing facility, adult family home, etc.). Volunteers play a key role in their own communities providing support and comfort to those who are facing terminal illness.
Hospice volunteers provide non-clinical patient care and family support, assist with grief support services, and contribute administrative and operational support.
We offer opportunities to gain new skills, uphold client agency and autonomy in pursuit of their goals, and empower you to be an informed advocate. All roles support our core values of compassion, justice, dignity, integrity, and excellence . Our team will help you discover your strengths and guide you toward your best role. Comprehensive training is tailored to each position to ensure you are confident and comfortable in your responsibilities. Volunteers are required to be up-to-date with COVID-19 vaccinations.
Positions anywhere in Pierce CountyTacoma, WA 98409
October 16, 2023
- Background Check
- Must be at least 21
- Orientation or Training
- You set your own schedule. Even 1 haircut a month makes a difference!