Overnight/Vigil Hospice Volunteers Needed


(44.957733,-93.23508)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

2450 South 26th AvenueMinneapolis, MN 55406

About

Provide 11th hour support to patients who are actively dying (in the last 24-48 hours of life.) Sit with patients in their own homes or skilled care facilities throughout the Twin Cities metro area. 11th hour requests may be for: Caregivers who need to leave the bedside and get a solid night's sleep Patients who are alone patients who are agitated and calmed by presence Caregivers who are afraid to be alone with the patient Volunteers should: Have at least 6 months of hospice experience (as a caregiver, volunteer, or staff member) Be comfortable with death and dying Be able to volunteer for overnight shifts at least once a month More details are listed on our web site at http://www.fairview.org/HospiceVolunteer.

Skills

  • Patient Care
  • People Skills
  • Hospice Care

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 6-8 hours per month
  • Health Screening (at no cost to you)
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