Visit Hospice Patients

Date: Ongoing

Organized By: Retired and Senior Volunteer Program

State: MI

Farah Khan, 7347124325

The families of Washtenaw-area hospice patients need volunteers to visit the patients. You can give just a small amount of time but your help will make a world of difference to the patients and families! Hospice staff will train you and walk every step of the way with you. Location of work: Central office is located in Ann Arbor near the corner of Packard and Carpenter Road. Visiting locations vary throughout the county.

Task: Offer companionship, a friendly chat, respite to patients family, homemaking chores, and/or errands. No direct or medical care (bathing, toileting, etc).

- Orientation from helpful staff.
- Flexible schedule.
- Volunteer liability insurance to supplement your own medical and auto insurance.
- Invitation to volunteer recognition and appreciation events.
- Meet like-minded people, make friends, build connections.
- Feel good knowing you are doing a good deed.
- Volunteers must be age 55 or better to apply.

Provide your phone number when applying. Email or call (734) 971-9781 ext. 364

Matching Interests: Indoors, Handicap accessible, Geared for 50+ volunteers, Veterans & Military Families, Seniors, People with Disabilities

This volunteer listing is provided by AARP's Create the Good. Visit Create The Good to search more volunteer opportunities or post your own opportunity.

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