Great Plains Hospice provides support for patients, and their families, who have a terminal diagnosis so that they may remain at home and participate in life as fully as possible. Hospice volunteers may provide some of the following assistance:
- Daytime, evening, weekend and overnight respite care
- Companionship (visits, listen to concerns, play cards, read to the patient, provide music, or just simly be present and quiet)
- Meal preparation
- Help with thank you notes, cards etc. (this is especially helpful after death)
- Child care
- Assistance with transfers ( to and from bed, recliner, wheelchair, bathroom)
- Light housekeeping and yard assistance
- Spiritual Support ( prayer, read scripture, deliver communion)
- Pet care
If you are interested in assisting a family in their time of need please contact the RSVP office at 535-6777.
- Child Care
- Hospice Care
- Elder care
- Bereavement Support
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