Lighthouse

VOLUNTEER

OPPORTUNITIES

At Lighthouse Hospice it is important to us that our patients have an individual experience. As a Hospice Volunteer you can help with that by utilizing your skills, compassion and creative side!

VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES

  • Sit with a patient & be present

  • Talk with a patient

  • Work on a puzzle

  • Sing with a patient

  • Pet therapy

  • Various forms of music

  • Helping with the memorial celebration

  • Making memory bears

  • Making blankets

  • Help a patient open their mail

  • Help a patient write letters

  • Last hour companionship so nobody dies alone

  • Watch sports, a favorite show, or a musical with patients

  • Administrative work

  • Assisting with mailings

  • Initiating projects with patients

  • Play a board or card game

  • Go for a walk

  • Plant seeds

  • Water plants

  • Providing respite for family members

  • Paint nails

  • Color & Paint

  • Write down a patient's story

  • Read to a patient (poetry, books, scripture)

  • Work on crafts scrapbooking, dream catchers, ornaments, any craft you can think of!