GILROY - Hospice volunteers needed to visit with patients


(37.005783,-121.568275)
 

Cause Areas

When

Mon Jan 01, 2018 - Mon Dec 31, 2018

Where

Gilroy and Morgan HillGilroy, CA 95020

About

Find a purpose, develop new skills, share your time... You can make a difference!

Seasons Hospice is looking for Volunteers to visit patients in Gilroy and Morgan Hill.

As a Seasons Hospice Volunteer, you help patients and family members by offering emotional support and companionship. Volunteer activities with patients include: Playing cards, reading out loud, watching videos on Youtube, listening to music, doing crafts, listening to patients’ stories, but most of all, becoming a friend to someone dealing with a terminal illness.

If you are looking for a rewarding volunteer opportunity, then this is for you!

Training to be a Seasons Hospice Volunteer is extensive but the time is well spent if you have an interest in hospice or healthcare.

Requirements:

  • An untarnished criminal background history
  • Motor vehicle report with no more than 3 moving violations within the past 36 months
  • Simple physical exam, offered to you at no cost
  • Tuberculosis skin test, offered to you for free at our office
  • Completion of 3-6 hours of self-study online modules
  • Volunteers must be 18 or older, but can be 16 to volunteer in our office.

Skills

  • Hospice Care
  • Elder care
  • Mental Health
  • Bereavement Support
  • Healthcare
  • Nursing

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • You can volunteer as much or as little as you like

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