By Your Side Patient Volunteers


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

many locations across San AntonioSan MarcosNew BrunsfellsSan Antonio, TX 78240

About

Are you looking for a little something more in your life...something that can provide a strong sense of connection and fulfillment? Would you like to share your knowledge, talent and heart that will have a meaningful impact on the lives of others?

Volunteering with Brookdale Hospice, offers you the opportunity to belong to a volunteer team, benefit your well-being and do satisfying work to provide compassionate care to others. You will be a vital and valued member of our team.

By Your Side: Patient / Family Support
Volunteers enhance the quality of life for, patients and their families in their homes or in a facility, such as a nursing home or assisted living facility:

  • Provide companionship, a listening ear and practical assistance.

  • Sharing hobbies, reading to them and offering emotional support.

  • Help caregivers run errands, sitting with patients to give caregivers a respite (break).

  • Play music ,just be a friend,

  • Visit patients who have no family involved in their care, some patients have no one and are very lonely!

    Free training is provided

Skills

  • Hospice Care

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 6 months

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