HOSPICE VOLUNTEERS WANTED


(33.865803,-84.47046)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

2849 Paces Ferry Road SE Ste 380Atlanta, GA 30339

EMBRACING A REVERENCE FOR LIFE

About

BECOME A HOSPICE VOLUNTEER

"You matter because you are you. You matter to the last moment of your life, and we will do all we can, not only to help you die peacefully, but to live until you die."-Cicely Saunders, Founder of the first modern hospice

There are many ways that you can make a difference in the lives of others as a hospice volunteer:

DIRECT patient and family support

-Visiting, talking, reading, and taking walks with the patient

-Providing respite for family members by sitting with the patient, running errands, assisting with shopping or transportation and helping with light housework and meals

INDIRECT support

-Administrative work in the hospice office such as answering the telephone, filing, and preparing mailings

-Providing bereavement support, community outreach and education

-Assisting with arts and crafts projects

These are just some of the volunteer opportunities available. Training is provided. Please contact me for more information.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hour minimum per week
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