Hospice Fredericton is a volunteer-based community program serving the Fredericton-New Maryland area, providing the terminally ill and their families with comfort and support in the face of advanced illness, death and bereavement.
About Hospice Fredericton
Hospice Fredericton volunteers provide non-medical support programs and services to people and families facing care-giving challenges when coping with terminal illness, death and bereavement.
Examples of how our volunteers help:
•reading to a client, or holding a hand, or simply being present
•staying with a client while family members take a needed break or keep an appointment
•shopping or doing errands for a client
•helping clients write or tell their life stories
•cooking, light household chores
•providing help with makeup, hair and personal care
•working on crafts or other projects