Hospice Memory Bear Seamstress/Seamster

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ORGANIZATION: AccentCare Hospice and Palliative Care

Hospice Memory Bear Volunteers engage their sowing skills to make teddy bears from the clothes of our hospice patients so that their loved ones can have a lasting, huggable, token of their love and fond memories. These memory bears are more than keepsakes for surviving loved ones, they bring peace and comfort in times of grief and loneliness. Templates, sowing materials, and the clothes to be used are delivered to the volunteer, and the volunteer is free to schedule their own time to complete each project.

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About AccentCare Hospice and Palliative Care

Location:

10318 Lake Road, Bldg. C., Ste. 102, Houston, TX 77070, US

Mission Statement

Our Purpose: Reimagine Care Together Our Vision: We imagine a world where patients and clients receive the understanding, empathy, and excellence they deserve. Families experience compassionate support from a trusted guide at each step. Team members grow, thrive, and find inspiration in a supportive environment. Communities and strategic partners succeed with the help of a comprehensive and responsive partner. Our Values: Act with Integrity. Be Compassionate. Commit to Excellence

Description

AccentCare Hospice provides support to patients living with a terminal illness and their families to maximize their quality of life through compassionate and comprehensive symptom management, spiritual support, hygiene care, emotional support, empowerment, and social support. Patients and their loved ones provide their definition of a high quality of life, and we bring our diverse team of professionals and volunteers to help them reach those goals.

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Arts & Culture, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Houston, TX 77003

(29.75361,-95.34424)
 

SKILLS

  • Sewing

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 hours per month, more based on volunteer availability.
  • Approx. 4 hours of self paced at home virtual training in hospice basics, background check, and drug screening required. Volunteer must have their own sewing machine, all other materials can be provided.

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