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Make an Immediate Difference in Someone's Life!---Morris County

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ORGANIZATION: Compassionate Care Hospice

  • 157 people are interested
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Are you a good listener?
Do you enjoy meeting people?
Are you able to provide a comforting touch?
Do you enjoy making an immediate difference in someone's life?

If you answered "Yes" to any of these questions, then this volunteer opportunity is for you! We are a hospice program that provides services throughout Warren County.

***Free Training is provided***

How Can Volunteers Help?

Trained volunteers provide many different services:

-Relief for the Family - so they can run errands, companionship when family cannot be there, and Respite Care

-Primary Caregiver - by sitting with the patient, making phone calls, support for the patient and family

-Emotional Support - active listening to the patient and family, holding the patient's hand when he/she is scared, by just being there when they need to talk

-Patient and Family Assistance - running errands, helping with light housework, preparing a light meal

Volunteers can also come into the office and do office work:

-Admission Packets - they put together the admission packets, make copies for the packets

-Filing - do some light filing of patient's paperwork for their files

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About Compassionate Care Hospice

Location:

350 Sparta Ave, Bldg B Suite 2, Sparta, NJ 07871, US

Mission Statement

Compassionate Care Hospice is defined by its mission: To affirm life during its final stages by providing holistic compassionate care to patients and their families; by providing access to hospice care for underserved or difficult to serve populations; by wise and efficient use of available resources, and by educating the community in order to provide them with knowledge regarding end-of-life and hospice care around quality of life.

Description

Who We Are

Compassionate Care Hospice is an organization committed to providing excellent hospice care for patients, their families and close friends in Sussex, Warren and Hunterdon Counties in New Jersey.

We care for individuals with a wide range of life-limiting illnesses, including:

• Cancer

• Advanced cardiac disorders

• Advanced pulmonary disorders

• Advanced neurological disorders

• End-stage organ diseases

We believe patients are entitled to live as fully and comfortably as possible. We provide palliative care to reduce pain and control symptoms.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Community, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Morris County500 International Dr.Suite 333Budd Lake, NJ 07828

(40.90236,-74.72564)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

N/A

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