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Patient/Caregiver Companionship Volunteer (Austin Central)

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ORGANIZATION: Heart to Heart Hospice of Austin

  • 70 people are interested

Provide companionship and socialization to Hospice Patients. Work puzzles, play games, being a friend, visiting with patient and family members, listening to stories, talking about hobbies, interests, and current events, reading out loud to a patient, listening to music with a patient, going outside with a patient, sitting with a patient while a caregiver takes a break.

Our Volunteers do not provide hands on care. They do monitor & report progress to their hospice team.

Various locations in and around Austin, Travis County. If this sounds of interest to you please let me know. Thank you, Charlotte Scottino, Volunteer Coordinator (512)962-8477 email: cscottino@htohh.com

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About Heart to Heart Hospice of Austin

Location:

4009 Banister Lane, Ste 100, Austin, TX 78704, US

Mission Statement

" Providing compassion and caring, while striving to enhance the quality of life for those with life-limiting illnesses and their loved ones."

Description

The importance of our Volunteers to the hospice program cannot be overstated. Without you we could provide neither the kinds nor the scope of services that are so urgently needed to enhance the quality of the lives of our patients and their families.

In addition, since hospice has developed in response to a community need, it is appropriate and necessary that members of the community share in and contribute to that growth. Volunteers serve as a link between hospice and the community for mutual support and information sharing.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Community, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Varies according to where patient livesAustin, TX 78704

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • you decide!

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