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Hospice Volunteers: An Amazing Opportunity to Help in the High Desert!

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ORGANIZATION: AccentCare Hospice and Palliative Care

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Hospice volunteering is an incredibly rewarding experience. Are you a compassionate person with time and skills to offer? Whatever your specialty or passion, there is a place for you as a volunteer with AccentCare Hospice. You can increase the quality of life of patients and families who are affected by a terminal illness. You can volunteer all over San Bernardino County, at our Ontario or Victorville offices, or from your home! We are currently training: Direct Patient Care Volunteers-- visit patients to offer companionship, support, and caregiver relief for patients all over San Bernardino County! Office Volunteers-- join us in our friendly Ontario or Victorville offices to assist with administrative work, Monday through Friday. Hours are flexible! Vigil Volunteers-- offer your comfort and presence to the patient and family during the last hours of life. Bereavement Phone Call Volunteers-- we keep in touch with the family at specific intervals after their loved one has died. Make the phone calls that offer comfort and support. Namaste-- a specialized program for our dementia patients that uses light touch and sensory stimulation. Music Companion and Spiritual Companion Volunteers-- do you have a musical talent or a skill for offering spiritual comfort to people? You can share that with patients and families. Circle of Care Volunteers-- volunteer for 2 hours a week, on Thursday evenings, by making phone calls to a group of patients to "tuck them in" for the weekend and assuring they have the supplies, medications, and support they need! Respite Volunteers-- offer a break to a caregiver by making one-time, 3-4 hour long visits to patients while the caregiver takes some time for themselves.

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About AccentCare Hospice and Palliative Care

Location:

3110 E Guasti Rd Suite 315, Ontario, CA 91761, US

Mission Statement

Reimagining Care

Description

We provide end of life palliative care to patients who have a life limiting illness and choose to forgo curative treatment.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Community, Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Patients' Homes and FacilitiesVictorville, CA 92394

(34.56397,-117.3499)
 

SKILLS

  • Administrative Support
  • Music Therapy
  • Sewing
  • Bereavement Support
  • Singing
  • Hospice Care

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible based on your schedule!
  • TB Testing and Physical- Provided

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