Just a Few Minutes to add to the Meaning of Life - Become a Hospice Volunteer


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1064 Loftis Blvd., Suite C-2Newport News, VA 23606

About

-Makes regularly scheduled visits to provide companionship, emotional support and socialization for individuals who are believed to have six months or less life expectancy located in Chesapeake, Norfolk, Hampton, Newport News, Poquoson, Yorktown or Williamsburg, Virginia. -Serves as a good listener by providing a nonjudgmental environment for individuals to express their thoughts and feelings - Shares love and concern for individual's well-being -Provides assistance with activities (i.e. bingo, listening to music, reading stories, birthday celebrations, watching movies, etc.) -Must value life, maintain confidientiality and uphold the dignity of the dying individual -Must be willing to attend orientation sessions that can be worked around your schedule -Must be at least 18 years old and pass a background check -Must have a current driver's license and good driving record

Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • at least a 30 minute visit once a month
  • 2 hours for quarterly trainings, annual PPD test
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