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Canyon Home Care & Hospice

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Are you... Caring, Compassionate, Reliable and Flexible? Consider becoming a Hospice Volunteer!!

Volunteers provide Compassionate Care to our Hospice Patients... and their Families! Canyon Home Care & Hospice serves patients in all areas of the Valley of the Sun, and we seek volunteers in all of these areas.

As a Hospice Volunteer you will enhance the quality of life of our patients, and bring peace, comfort, and joy into the lives of those with terminal illness...

Requirements for Volunteers (* we provide at no cost to you):

* Volunteer Training

* Background Check

* TB test

Proof of current driver's license and auto insurance

Whatever you're good at--from listening, to playing a musical instrument, to painting nails, to reading aloud--you can make a difference in the lives of hospice patients who are living with a life-limiting illness. Any time spent caring for a patient enhances the quality of life for that patient and their family members.

For information or to apply, please CONTACT:

Kathy Coffman

Volunteer Coordinator

Canyon Home Care & Hospice

480-597-3661

kcoffman@canyonhc.com

Thank you for all that you do, and I look forward to hearing from you soon!

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About Canyon Home Care & Hospice

Location:

1760 E Pecos Rd, Suite 247, Gilbert, AZ 85295, US

Mission Statement

Hospice Care Providing Comfort Your Way, in Your Home. Hospice Care provides comfort, dignity, quality of life and time to those facing a life-limiting illness, such as heart disease, Chronic Kidney Disease, COPD, HIV/AIDS, cancer, dementia or Alzheimer’s Disease. In addition to providing compassionate medical care and pain management, hospice care offers emotional and spiritual support to patients and their loved ones. Hospice care is provided wherever a patient resides, and it is delivered by the hospice care team- specially trained physicians, nurses, certified nursing assistants, social workers, chaplains and volunteers, who work together to meet the unique needs of each patient and family.

Description

The word "Hospice" means, "a place of shelter for travelers on a difficult journey."

Hospice care is a team-oriented approach to expert medical care and pain management of the patient, and emotional and spiritual support for the patient's family and friends. The patient's wishes are always considered and respected. Hospice philosophy is based on the belief that patients have the right to die with dignity and without pain, while enjoying the highest quality of life possible. The focus is not on curative measures, but rather relief of symptoms. the patient and family are encouraged to participate in planning and performing the care, to the extent that they wish to do so. The Hospice team is there to care, instruct, educate and support the family.

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Health & Medicine
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

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WHERE

1760 E Pecos RdSuite 247GilbertGilbert, AZ 85295

SKILLS

  • Music Therapy
  • Veteran Care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Patient Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • No Minimum
  • Veteran Hospice Volunteers

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