Hospice Volunteers


(33.930504,-83.33391)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

855 Gaines School RoadSuite GAthens, GA 30605

About

GENTIVA is a provider of hospice care throughout the U.S. and offers caring, compassionate medical care and support for end-of-life patients and their families. Our focus is to maintain dignity, enhance the quality of life and provide comfort. By working with GENTIVA Hospice you can be someone's last "best friend." Volunteers provide companionship and support for patients and their families during the final days of life.

Specialized volunteers such as Vigil, Veteran to Veteran and Bereavement volunteers support patients in a variety of different ways. Other volunteers provide music or pet therapy. Volunteers Administrative volunteers help with filing, making copies, and organizing. Volunteers also make lap blankets, seasonal crafts, small gifts and cards for our patients.

While training, background checks, TB test and drug screenings are necessary to volunteer, the rewards of this opportunity far outweigh the requirements.

For additional information contact Gail Manter, Manager of Volunteer Services, at 706-549-5736 or gail.manter@gentiva.com or visit www.gentiva.com

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 hours weekly

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