Areas of Volunteering

Inpatient Unit

  • Answering call lights
  • Aroma therapy/companionship/emotional support
  • Answering inpatient unit telephone (IPU Desk)
  • Communicating patient and family needs to appropriate staff
  • "De La Noche" sitters
  • Personal care assistance
  • Plating patient meals
  • Snacks, coffee table
  • Stocking supplies
  • Straightening family rooms, light cleaning

Home Care

  • Companionship, emotional support
  • Errands, grocery shopping
  • Light housekeeping, meal preparation
  • Respite
  • Safety checks
  • Transportation

Administrative Support

  • Documentation checklists
  • Filing
  • Special projects, mailings

Bereavement (Additional training may be required)

  • Clerical
  • Case assignment
  • Celebration of Life
  • Comfort/prayer shawls - knit/crochet - done from home

Therapeutic Music Program

  • Creating music
  • CDs, tracking inventory, organizing

Rock 'n Rodeo Event and Fundraising Committee

Veterans Program

  • Interview veterans for the Veteran History Project
  • Companionship, emotional support
  • Recognition plaque deliveries
  • Other various projects