1. Listening to patient’s concerns.
  2. Being a comforting and supportive presence.
  3. Engaging in the patient’s hobbies, playing a board game or discussing current events.
  4. Sharing a special talent or skills.
  5. Providing time for the caregiver to take care of her/himself.
  6. Office and clerical support.
  7. Community education.
  8. Special events.
  9. Fundraising activities.