CELEBRATE LIFE! Bereavement Office Volunteers Needed!- Canton


(40.847935,-81.43978)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

4680 Douglas CircleCanton, OH 44718


About

The opportunity below is for an unpaid volunteer position with Tridia Hospice.

Tridia Hospice provides compassionate care to patients - and their families - during and after the final stage of their life. Volunteers serve an important purpose by giving their time.

Tridia office is based in Canton

Volunteers are needed who are able to spend a minimum of 3-4 hour per week in our office.

Volunteers must provide their own transpertation. Volunteer will assist with daily office duties, the following is included but not limited to:

Filing, answering phones, light computer work, packet assembly, etc.

The ideal volunteer candidate does not need experience.

Volunteers must: be respectful of patients, staff, and other volunteers they interact with; complete their scheduled visits or reschedule them promptly; document their visits appropriately; follow Tridia’s policies and legal requirements.

Tridia Hospice is required by Federal law to have a volunteer program for our patients. Volunteers serve as companions - and often friends - for our patients, many of whom may only be visited by our volunteers.

Volunteers provide an impartial person for the patient to socialize with. Hospice volunteers usually experience a great deal of satisfaction from their service and usually develop strong emotional bonds with the patients they visit. Some earn community service credit for volunteering while others gain valuable experience and contacts in the health care industry.

Skills

  • Elder care
  • Animal Therapy
  • Hospice Care

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • As much time as your heart and schedule allows
  • Tuberculosis test provided.

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