Friendly Visitors for Hospice Patients
- A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
120 people are interested
Enriching the lives of our patients is Heartland Hospice's primary mission. We need your help to fulfill the needs of our patients and families by offering any of the following services:
friendly visiting, conversation & companionship
providing respite for patient caregivers
running errands, light housekeeping tasks
reading personal mail, literature, magazines/newspapers, etc.
writing letters and cards
translating languages--especially Spanish
playing a musical instrument or on a piece of equipment (CD Player)
pet therapy (pet must have proof of current shots and pet therapy certification)
Our patients and volunteers find these visits to be some of the best moments of their lives. Please help us to continue this rewarding service.
Please review our website for further details by following the link below. An application for volunteering can also be downloaded there:
We'll work with your schedule.
Various Locations throughout Prince Georges' &Montgomery CountiesOur Administrative Center is located inBeltsville, MD 20705
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Flexible, 3 patient visits per month minimum
- Application Paperwork, Background Check & References, TB Test required / provided, Hospice Volunteer Orientation