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Friendly Visiting Volunteer

If you are looking for a truly rewarding volunteer experience, look no further than our visiting volunteer position. Our visiting volunteers are a special group of individuals who provide direct (nonmedical) support services to our hospice patients and their families all along the central coast. They work alongside our team of professionals to help enhance a patient’s quality of life through activities such as:

-Companionship: provide fellowship, read, listen to music, engage in other hobbies, and review photos

-Emotional Support: provide active listening and participate in life review

-Respite Care: our volunteers can stay with patient while family or caregiver run errands or attend to other needs

-Meal Preparation: prepare small meals or snacks for patient with food that is available in the home

-Light Housekeeping: vacuum, wash dishes, and dusting

-Vigil Visits: volunteers who are trained to sit with patient during their final few hours or to offer support when family is not present. The main objective of this service is to make patients feel as comfortable and supported as possible.

Find out more:

https://ccvna.com/vna-hospice-volunteer-program/volunteer-application/

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About VNA Providing Professional Care, Trusted Compassion You Deserve

Location:

45 Plaza Circle, Serving Monterey, San Benito, Santa Cruz Counties, Salinas, CA 93901, US

Mission Statement

VNA is dedicated to providing the highest quality health care to residents of the Central Coast by meeting their individual needs in a caring, effective, honorable, and accessible manner.

Description

WE PARTNER WITH LOCAL NON-PROFITS TO PROVIDE EVENTS, LIKE UNSTOPPABLE WITH ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION ON OCT 12, 2019.

Volunteers form a very special part of VNA's interdisciplinary teams. Your time, talents and commitment change the lives of the patients and families we serve. We guarantee that YOU will make a difference. VNA serves patients and families in Monterey, San Benito, Santa Cruz, and south Santa Clara counties. Our core services include VNA Community Service, VNA Home Health, and VNA Hospice.

VNA Vision Statement:

  • We transform the care and culture to meet the changing needs of patients, families and caregivers.
  • We achieve positive results every day through quality standards, empowerment, teamwork, and accountability.
  • We are trustworthy, innovative and unique in our clinical programs and customer service.
  • We create a collaborative and respectful working environment recruiting highly skilled professionals while retaining satisfied employees.

To learn more about various volunteer programs with VNA; please contact the Volunteer Coordinator today!

(831) 751-5500 or volunteer@ccvna.com

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Monterey County ( Carmel, Monterey, Salinas...)Hollister, Gilroy, San Juan BautistaKing City, Soledad, Gonzalez and ChularMonterey County, CA 93940

(36.57604,-121.8221)
 

SKILLS

  • Storytelling
  • Elder care
  • Bilingual
  • Singing
  • Hospice Care
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 hours a week for 1 year
  • Health Screen

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