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Companion for Hospice patients in the McKinney area

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ORGANIZATION: Brookdale Hospice DFW

  • 89 people are interested
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Enrich your life with the experience of befriending a senior on hospice. Volunteer with Brookdale Hospice and provide companionship and caring presence to hospice patients living at a Brookdale Senior Living community in McKinney. You will receive free orientation and training and will be able to meet patients to read, share stories, listen to music, or provide respite for family members. Your companionship and caring presence ensures that patients spend the end of their life in dignity and comfort. Brookdale Hospice has many other locations in McKinney and surrounding cities. Training and orientation will be arranged to fit to your schedule. Contact tchoate@brookdale.com

We are currently not seeing patients in the Senior Living communities, but with agreement and using CDC guidelines, we can visit them if they are living at home.

Until it is safe to do so, you could assist in other ways. Contact tchoate@brookdale.com to learn how you can make a difference during this time.

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About Brookdale Hospice DFW

Location:

4025 Woodland Park Blvd., Arlington, TX 76013, US

Mission Statement

Our Mission Statement is simple but powerful: Enriching the lives of those we serve with compassion, respect, excellence and integrity.

Description

Life is much more than physical health; it is also the dignity of the human spirit. When physical health begins to fail, the nurturing of the spirit becomes increasingly important. Hospice care is a service that aids the transition between living and dying by providing respect, care, comfort, and support to patients and families.

Brookdale Hospice volunteers provide important support to the care of our patients and families.

Brookdale Hospice serves primarily residents at Brookdale Senior Living communities and the surrounding neighborhoods. We are CHAP accredited and a member of the NHPCO.

If interested please contact:

Tonya Choate, Volunteer Coordinator
tchoate@brookdale.com
(682) 277-8125

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CAUSE AREAS

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

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1650 Stonebridge RoadMcKinney, TX 75070

(33.18644,-96.71282)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Reading / Writing
  • Relationship Building
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • minimum of 6 month commitment

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