Tabitha Health Care Services

Agency
Agency name: 
Tabitha Health Care Services
Address: 
4720 Randolph Street
City: 
Lincoln
State: 
Nebraska
Zip: 
68510
Phone: 
402-486-8563
Fax: 
484-9609
Director: 
Deb Van Dyke-Ries
Volunteer coordinator: 
Margo McKendree
Mission: 

Tabitha, a Lutheran Christian provider of rural and urban health and related services for older adults,delivers a comprehensive system of compassionate care promoting the dignity, independence and health of elders. Special hospice and Alzheimer's units.

Contact
Contact name: 
Margo McKendree
Phone: 
402-486-8563
Available projects
Projects: 

Gift Shop Volunteer: Staff a small gift shop. Good customer service skills essential.

Chapel Escorts: 9:30 - 11:00 AM, Monday thru Friday and 1:00 - 3:00 PM, Sunday

Pie Social Escorts: 1:30 - 3:00 PM, Saturdays

Beauty Shop Escorts: 8:00 AM - Noon or 12:30 - 3:30 PM, Monday thru Friday

Gift Shop Volunteers: 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM or 12:30 - 4:00 PM or 4:00 - 7:00 PM, Monday thru Friday and 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Saturday and Sunday

Musician/Entertainers: Flexible schedules available most days of the week.

Pen Pals: Flexible with requirement of writing to an Elder twice a month.

Life Enrichment (activities) Assistants: Flexible schedules available most days of the week.

Nail Painters: Flexible schedules available most days of the week.

Friendly Visitors: Flexible schedules available most days of the week.

Card/Game Players: Flexible schedules available most days of the week.

Bingo Hosts

Print Shop Helpers: Flexible schedules available Monday thru Friday.

Durable Medical Equipment Helpers: Flexible schedules available Monday thru Friday.

Supply Stockers: Flexible schedules available Mondays thru Friday.

Hospice Volunteer: Provide care and compassion to hospice clients within the facility and in the community.

Print Shop Volunteer: Assist with a variety of duties in a small print shop, as well as making deliveries within the facility.

Meals on Wheels Volunteers - Help elderly and shut-in community members remain independent and in their homes by delivering hot and nutritious meals to them. Select a schedule that fits your schedule, i.e. weekly, monthly or on-call basis. Volunteers will need to be available between 10:45 AM - 12:30 PM. Call (402) 486-8563 for an application or for more information.

Recycling Volunteer - Recycling volunteer would come to Tabitha twice a month to organize recycling items and then take them to the recycling center. Money collected from recycling goes towards the Meals on Wheels Program to support those getting meals. This is a flexible position which can take place any time between 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday thru Friday.

Clerical Volunteer: Assist various offices with light clerical duties such as filing or mailings Also need someone good with computers, detail oriented, and accurate to do various data entry projects. Will train.

Preferred qualifications: 
friendly, courteous, outgoing, responsible, ability to keep assigned hours
Length of commitment: 
varies