Faith Hospice of Oklahoma Volunteer Program
Why should I be a hospice volunteer?
Hospice volunteers do important work and they help make a difference in someone's life.
Why does Hospice depend on volunteers?
Hospice volunteers are members of the team to help provide the needs of patients and their family.
Are hospice volunteers specially trained?
Yes, all volunteers are trained to understand the needs of a terminally ill patient and their families. This helps volunteers to understand the illness and process and its effect on the patient. All volunteers complete an extensive training program.
What are volunteers' duties?
Volunteers serve in many ways:
- Reading to the patients
- Providing companionship
- Assisting with activities
- Offering emotional support
Do volunteers also help in the office?
Yes, volunteers can perform duties in the office:
- Answering telephones
- Clerical work
- Running errands
How can I become a volunteer?
Contact Faith Hospice of Oklahoma
7512 North Broadway Extension
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
Phone: 405-840-8915 or fax 405-840-8921