LUBBOCK, Texas – Looking for one thing to do a number of hours each week?
Covenant Health is on the lookout for volunteers.
“We are needing to fill about 60-70 spots,” stated Lauren Orta, Manager of Volunteer Services at Covenant Health. “We are desperately in need for more volunteers.”
Volunteers do quite a bit across the hospital and Orta says they change into an enormous half of what makes Covenant the hospital it’s.
“First of all it’s a ministry,” defined Orta. “They’re given nice alternatives for the individuals who come in right here sick or scared. They’re capable of assist make their day a little bit bit simpler and so they’re capable of see the distinction in the work they do every week.
Volunteers are wanted each week for no less than four hours Monday via Friday.
“They would be the ones who greet you if you stroll in the door, enable you to with the place you are going, they enable you to when you’re admitted,” explained Orta. “They additionally run our reward outlets or pop popcorn for the Children’s Hospital.”
Orta says volunteers are what maintain the hospital working and hopes you may need to take that subsequent step to assist.
“They adore it as a result of not solely is it a spot the place they arrive and serve they’re capable of create friendships,” said Orta. “The individuals they work alongside change into their household as a result of they’re sitting with them and sharing with them.”
You should be no less than 18-years-old to volunteer.
For extra info contact Lauren Orta at Ortalh1@covhs.org.