Henry Ford Hospice

Volunteer Opportunity:
Patient Volunteer
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There are many different ways you can help!


Opportunities throughout the tri-county area include:


 Compassionate Companionship/Socialization with  Hospice Patients 

·  Listen to and talk with patients 

·  Read out loud (newspaper or a patient’s favorite book) 

·  Watch a TV show or listen to music

·  Assist with legacy projects – journaling, scrapbooking

·  Take walks (including those in wheelchairs) 

·  Play cards or board games

·  Play music

Caregiver Relief

· Listen to and talk with caregiver

· Sit with patient while caregiver takes a shower, runs errands, or simply takes a nap

· Help with shopping and errands 

· Walk the dogs 

· Prepare simple meals/mealtime assistance 

· Provide light housekeeping (wash dishes, fold laundry, sweep, dust) 

· Make phone calls or write notes or letters 

 Veteran Support 

· Hold Pinning Ceremony to honor their service

· Veteran-to-Veteran Visits 


Size of Group
1 individual
Type of Opportunity
Monday, June 24th, 2024
Repeats daily for 365 times
Opportunity can occur at any time, day or night, within a selected date range.
Location Details
Offsite Location

Henry Ford Hospice Patient Homes and Nursing Homes
United States

I'm Interested!