Compassionate Presence? Kind Heart? We Need YOU!


(37.392635,-121.891846)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1879 Lundy AvenueSuite 123San Jose, CA 95131

About

Do you have a generous, caring heart? Are you interested in serving your community in a deeply meaningful way? Sojourn Hospice invites you to become one of our valued Hospice Volunteer Team Members. Our clients and families appreciate you reading a book to a client, holding a conversation, offering companionship, sitting with a client while the family caregiver runs errands or takes a break, gardening, walking a pet, doing light shopping, etc. The most important skills required are an Open Heart and a Compassionate Presence. Sojourn Hospice volunteers receeive in depth training as well as ongoing individual and group support. We serve Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties; the Peninsula and East Bay communities. We ask a service commitment of 4 hours a week for a minimum of one year. Schedules are flexible according to your availability and client need. This is a volunteer opportunity that can change the way you view and appreciate your own life as you offer your time and kindness to those clients and families who are living with dying . Make a real difference in the life of someone who appreciates exactly what YOU have to offer. Become a Sojourn Hospice Volunteer!

Skills

  • Nursing
  • Bilingual
  • Community Outreach
  • Relationship Building
  • Hospice Care
  • Healthcare

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours/week for 1 year
  • 16-18 hours training prior to assignment

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