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Hospice Bereavement Volunteer (Virtual)

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ORGANIZATION: AccentCare Hospice and Palliative Care

  • 78 people are interested
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AccentCare is looking for dedicated and compassionate Bereavement Volunteers to provide regular contact by telephone calls, sympathy cards/letters, grief groups, and/or visits to the bereaved family or friends of hospice patients who have died within the last six to thirteen months.

Some things that Bereavement Volunteers help our families with may include but are not limited to:

  • Encouraging the bereaved to participate in support groups and/or scheduled activities when appropriate.
  • Participating in memorial services.
  • Complete a Bereavement Note for each phone call or visit.

For more information contact Arielle Brown at (404) 236-7655 or arbrown@seasons.org

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About AccentCare Hospice and Palliative Care

Location:

11675 Great Oak Way, Suite 310, Alpharetta, GA 30022, US

Mission Statement

Reimaging care, together to transform healthcare -- and our patients' lives -- for the better.

Description

Hospice volunteers both give and receive many benefits from joining our program.

Volunteers set their own levels of commitment and travel based on their available time and the needs of our patients. Volunteers serve our adult patients of all ages who live within the metro Atlanta area.

Volunteer selection begins with an application and interview where potential volunteers may express their personal goals, availability, interests, and talents.

Volunteers are carefully screened through a criminal background check, motor vehicle report, and personal references.

Direct Care Volunteers help by providing comfort, support, care, and compassion to our patients and their family members, and are required to participate in initial hospice volunteer training as well as basic orientation.

Indirect Care Volunteers help by providing administrative assistance on special projects that enhance the work of our staff and support patients, families and the efforts of the teams in the field. Indirect Care Volunteers receive basic orientation, training specific to task undertaking, and are encouraged to attend initial hospice volunteer training.

Additional support meetings and educational opportunities are offered throughout the year as well as ongoing personal support and social gatherings.

Contact AccentCare for more details today!

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Community, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Customer Service
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 hours/week

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