Veteran to Veteran Program for Hospice Patients


Cause Areas


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


5859 Farinon Dr., Suite 150San Antonio, TX 78249


Our Optum Palliative and Hospice Care office is one is two hospices in San Antonio that is a certified as a Level 4 We Honor Veterans hospice through NHPCO. If you want to walk alongside of someone in their journey, please consider walking with a terminally ill Veteran, please call me at (210) 247-4461. Do you have Military experience and want to be part of our hospice team? Many of our terminally ill veteran patients do well with volunteers who are veterans and who have had military experience. Military history connects you like no other. Therefore, if you like to sit with a WWII veteran and/or a veteran of any tour or branch of service, please give me a call. The on-boarding process is worth it! Thank you for your service, Janet S. Garza, LMSW, Optum Palliative and Hospice Care Volunteer Coordinator


Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 hours a week for a commitment of at least 1 year
  • 12 hours of training to onboard¬†our Veteran to Veteran volunteers.¬†Usually in 3-4 parts.
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