Compassionate Hospice Volunteers Needed (ABQ, NM area)

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Hospice Compassus

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"Volunteers: the Heart of Hospice"

Seeking compassionate, conscientious individuals to provide support to patients and their families who are in the last months of their lives.

Good listeners and good conversationalists in New Mexico---Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Gallup, Grants, Las Vegas (NM), Socorro, Belen, Los Lunas, Espanola, East Mountains (Edgewood, Tijeras, Estancia) urgently needed. Also seeking special services such as hairdressers, massage therapists, acupuncturists, musicians, Spanish & Navajo speakers. Administrative, clerical, special events volunteers also welcome. Pet/animal lovers also needed for assistance in feeding and walking patient’s pets. Also in demand are Veterans to visit with our veteran patients.

Training and support provided.

COMMITMENT: 1-2 hrs.. 2 to 4 times per month

QUALIFICATIONS: Compassion, heart, empathy, creative, flexible. Must pass background test, TB test and fingerprinting. Must have own transportation.

Must be 18 years or older.

THIS IS A POSITION WITH MANY REWARDS FOR VERY SPECIAL PEOPLE!

Contact Volunteer Coordinators:

Maria.Amaya@Compassus.com or

Maria.Garcia@Compassus.com

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About Hospice Compassus

Location:

4801 Lang Ave. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109, US

Mission Statement

At Hospice Compassus, our mission is serving terminally ill patients and their families with Compassion, Integrity, and Excellence. The Colleagues of Hospice Compassus are committed to keeping The Hospice Promise by delivering the highest quality of care, serving the needs of patients and families and spreading the stories of hospice to those whom they come into contact. Our goal is to provide the greatest possible comfort and care for those who experience one of life’s most intimate and challenging moments. Serving your community with heartfelt compassion since: 2007

Description

At Hospice Compassus, we believe that every life is unique and deserves a meaningful and personal final journey. Perhaps you’ve experienced the services of hospice in your family, or are looking for a meaningful way to volunteer your time. If you believe that giving your time can enhance the lives of others, we would like you to explore volunteer opportunities with Hospice Compassus.

Hospice Compassus is always abpit patient first, always.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

4801 Lang Ave., Suite 100Albuquerque,, NM 87109

(35.17381,-106.59146)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Elder care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Music Arts
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Hospice Care

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum 2-4 visits per month
  • TB test, fingerprinting, quarterly inservice training

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