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Answering the Call to Vigil: Our Most Rewarding Opportunity to Serve

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ORGANIZATION: ProMedica Hospice

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HEARTLAND HOSPICE Vigil Volunteers

Our most rewarding volunteer experience.

Since ancient times, it has been a compassionate practice to be present for another through the dying experience. This principle continues as the basic foundation of how we embrace end-of-life. The Vigil Volunteer provides support and guidance at the bedside of the hospice patient, providing an invaluable gift to one who may have otherwise died alone. Our Vigil Volunteers may share music, prayer or simply their presence through this time.

You must be okay with receiving calls at the last minute. This does not mean you must be available, simply willing to receive the request.

If you feel the call to serve in this capacity, we welcome your willingness to serve. Please contact the Volunteer Coordinator, at 904-737-2553

***** Please note**** The location given is simply a central location for Jacksonville. It is not the location where services are provided. Our patients live throughout Jacksonville in many facilities and homes.*****

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About ProMedica Hospice

Location:

8130 Baymeadows Way West, Suite 201, Jacksonville, FL 32256, US

Mission Statement

Dying with dignity is a human right. At ProMedica Hospice we are dedicated to providing compassionate high quality hospice care. Our volunteers are highly valued and appreciated for the level of care and compassion they bring to our team. Whether working in the office, serenading a patient bedside, quilting a warm shawl for cold winter nights or just holding a frail hand, each volunteer brings their own skills to the table. We are thankful for you.

Description

ProMedica Hospice is Northeast Florida's alternative to meet the growing need for end-of-life care . Our program takes the comprehensive approach to providing quality care for those seeking hospice services including expert medical personnel, spiritual care and bereavement services.

Our volunteers are the cornerstone of our care. Their loving and generous contribution of time and compassion is what makes the difference in our patients' lives.

If you are one of my Volunteer Hospice Angels,

Thank You.

CAUSE AREAS

Faith-Based
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Faith-Based, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Jacksonville and Surrounding AreasSt. Johns, Callahan, Riverside, Etc.Jacksonville, FL 32210

(30.27759,-81.724)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 10 hours per month

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