Heartland Hospice volunteers give support, compassion and a listening ear to hospice patients.
According to its Volunteer Match listing, there are four ways to get involved:
-Visit hospice patients and their families in a nursing home settings.
-Counsel the bereaved. Additional training will be provided.
-Share your craft. Heartland Hospice need licensed professionals (beauticians, etc.) to lend their services.
-Sit by the bedside of a dying patient.
Volunteer commitments are flexible.
To learn more, visit the Heartland Hospice office at 719 Indiana Drive in Erie or check out its Volunteer Match listing.