Looking for a way to engage your heart, mind and spirit? Consider becoming a Hospice Volunteer, with Kaiser Permanente Tri-Central Hospice Volunteer program. Kaiser honors the basic principle of Hospice care helping terminally ill patients balance the spirit of living, giving them as much comfort and peace as possible no matter how long or short their remaining time is. We provide physical, emotional, and spiritual comforts to increase the quality of life in this season with family and friends.
Here are some ways you can help:
Patient Care: Provide companionship to patients at home or in a skilled nursing facility through social, emotional, presence, and spiritual support; Engaging in activities through conversation, listening, reading, singing, playing games, or the creative arts; Providing caregiver relief for naps, errands, appointments or social time.
Office Support: Prepare bereavement mailings; provide telephone support, filing, typing and other office duties.
Activities: Participation in our Memorial Ceremonies and Veterans Day tribute with event planning, administration, food service, and decorating.
Crafts: Knitting or crocheting comfort lap blankets; sewing memory bears or pillows for bereaved families; decorate medication boxes; creating gift cards and more.
To find out more, call our Hospice Volunteer Department at 562-622-4239.
About Kaiser Permanente Hospice Volunteer and Bereavement Services
12200 Bellflower Boulevard, Downey, CA 90242, US
Our cause is health. Our passion is service. We work to make lives better.
Volunteers Needed: KAISER PERMANENTE Hospice Volunteer program is seeking caring individuals to volunteer in our communities: Downey, Baldwin Park, South Bay and their surrounding cities. Our Hospice Volunteer program honors the basic principle of Hospice care, helping terminally ill patients keep the spirit of living and make the most of the remaining time of their lives with family and friends. If you are considering contributing your time and experience to something meaningful, become a Hospice Volunteer, it just might appeal to you. Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age and able to make a commitment for one year.
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Baldwin Park: Azusa, Baldwin Park, City of Industry, Covina, Diamond Bar, El Monte, La Puente, La Verne, Montebello, Monterey Park, Rosemead, Rowland Heights, San Dimas, San Gabriel, Walnut and West Covina.
Downey: Artesia, Bell Gardens, Bellflower, Cerritos, Commerce, Compton, Downey, Huntington Park, Hawaiian Gardens, Lakewood, Long Beach, Los Angeles, Lynwood, Maywood, Norwalk, Paramount, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South Gate, Vernon and Whittier.
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Kaiser PermanenteHospice Volunteer Department12200 Bellflower Blvd.Downey, CA90242
March 17, 2017
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
Volunteer 2-4 hours per week for 1 year
Drug Test | Valid Drivers's License and Proof of Auto Insurance