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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

290 Merrimack StreetLawrence, MA 01843

About

A hopsice volunteer offers compaionship, support, a helping hand. No matter who you are, you have something to offer hospice patients. You can make a profound difference in a person's life whether it is a 15 minute visit, writing letters, playing music, or just sitting quietly holding a patient's hand. Volunteers play an integral role in Beacon Hopsice's team approach to care that focuses on comfort, dignity and peace for the patient and their family. Volunteers much complete a comprehensive training program and will receive on-going support. We offer group training classes and 1 on 1 four hour sessions. For more information about this rewarding and life affirming experience please contact Karen Powell at 978-837-3333 or Karen.powell3@amedisys.com. Flexible schedule to meet your availability. We care for patients through Salisbury, Amesbury, Merrimac, Haverhill, Lawrence, Andover, North Andover, Dracut, Lowell, Billerica, Westofrd and Chelmsford.

Skills

  • Music Therapy
  • Knitting
  • Elder care
  • Hospice Care
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • one hour per week

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