Patient Care Volunteer-Hospice-You can make a difference!


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

At various locations throughout communityAlexandria, VA 22303

About

Be a compassionate visitor to a person with a life-limiting illness. Capital Caring Alexandria needs dedicated volunteers to provide companionship and socialization to hospice patients in their homes/retirement community/nursing facility. Must be a good listener. May involve chatting, hearing life stories, holding a hand, reading to a patient, running errands, being a friend. Volunteers needed any day of the week. Volunteer will be asked to give 1-3 hours/week. Orientation and ongoing support provided. Come join a team of supportive professionals who value our volunteers tremendously. You will find a home here at the Alexandria Capital Caring Office.

Please contact Katherine Knoble at kknoble@capitalcaring.org or 703-333-6958. Thank you.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-3 hrs/week

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