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Care Dimensions

  • 33 people are interested

Looking to make a real difference by volunteering? Become a hospice volunteer.

No matter what your skills, talents or motivation, we have a volunteer opportunity for you!


1. Patient focus:
* Engaging in a shared interest or hobby
* Helping with letter-writing or life review
* Visiting with your approved dog
* Reading to a patient
* Listening and by providing a supportive, comforting presence

2. Greeting and screening visitors at our hospice houses

3. Making bereavement and check-in calls from your home

4. Helping with mailings, other tasks in our Danvers or Waltham office



More opportunities with Care Dimensions

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Care Dimensions

Location:

75 SYLVAN STREET, B-102, DANVERS, MA 01923, US

Mission Statement

Care Dimensions enriches quality of life for those affected by life-limiting illness, death and loss by providing exceptional care, support, education and consultation.

Description

Since 1978, Care Dimensions has provided comprehensive and compassionate care for individuals and families dealing with life-threatening illnesses. As the non-profit leader in advanced illness care, we offer services in more than 100 communities in Massachusetts, including the North Shore, Greater Boston, Metrowest and the Merrimack Valley.

We provide care wherever a patient calls home - in their own home, long-term care facilities, assisted living communities, hospitals, and at our two inpatient hospice facilities: the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers, MA (https://www.caredimensions.org/hospice-care/kaplan-house.cfm), and the Care Dimensions Hospice House in Lincoln, MA (https://www.caredimensions.org/hospice-care/care-dimensions-hospice-house.cfm).

No matter what your skills, talents or motivation, we have a volunteer opportunity for you!

1. Patient focus:
* Engaging in a shared interest or hobby
* Helping with letter-writing or life review
* Visiting with your approved dog
* Reading to a patient
* Listening and by providing a supportive, comforting presence

2. Greeting and screening visitors at our hospice houses

3. Making bereavement and check-in calls from your home

4. Helping with mailings, other tasks in our Danvers or Waltham office



Health & Medicine
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Danvers, MA 01923

(42.575,-70.93212)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

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

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