Hospice of Wilson Volunteer

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ORGANIZATION: Hospice of Wilson

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Join our team by volunteering your time.We are currently seeking volunteers in the areas of Social & Support Companionship, Bearevment,Veterans and G.I.F.T programs. This is also a great oppertunity to serve your commuity and Hospice.

More opportunities with Hospice of Wilson

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Hospice of Wilson

Location:

1901 Tarboro Street SW, Suite 301, Wilson, NC 27893, US

Mission Statement

We provide exceptional care and unparalleled service to patients and families who have placed their trust in us.

Description

A hospice volunteer is someone who wishes to make a difference in the lives of the terminally ill by contributing directly or indirectly to the services provided by hospice care. Volunteers provide emotional support and practical assistance that enhances the comfort and quality of life for patients. their families and loved ones. These services can include being available for companionship, listening or simply "being there" for a patient, as well as running errands and preparing meals.

Hospice volunteers often say their experience is personally rewarding and emotionally meaningful to help those in need at a critical point in their lives. Your volunteer work is significant and can make a positive impact in the quality of others' lives.

As a hospice volunteer, you may be asked to: listen and support the patient and family; read or sit with a patient for short periods of time; prepare meals; write letters; observe and report to the hospice care team; run errands; act as a liaison between hospice staff, the patient and family; check on patient and family by telephone; assist with clerical office task; support community events life educational offerings, health fairs or fundraising.

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families
Health & Medicine, Seniors, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1901 Tarboro Street SWSuite 301Wilson, NC 27893

(35.7191,-77.94777)
 

SKILLS

  • Nursing
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • Basic Computer Skills

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • Any

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