Ascend Hospice in Richmond, VA is looking for compassionate and dedicated companionship volunteers to share their time, talents, and compassion with terminally ill clients and their families. Qualified applicants will join a multidisciplinary team, receive training and supervision, and make a difference in an important chapter in peoples' lives. Opportunities are available to work with our clients in their private residences and at adult care facilities.
Volunteers provide active listening, companionship, light household support, and brief respite to those facing the challenges of end-of-life circumstances. They also participate in group activities that support the elderly and infirm residents of adult care and skilled nursing facilities.
If you are looking for a way to share your time, talents, and compassion with those in need, this is a great opportunity to make a lasting impact and bring joy into the lives of others.
10571 Telegraph Rd. Ste 203, Glen Allen, VA 23059, US
Mission: The Ascend family of brands is dedicated to providing innovative, quality care and wellness to our communities to help people live better lives. Vision: To be recognized as a trustworthy leader in health and wellness programs, products, and services; to exceed the expectations of those who rely on us for quality healthcare and wellness options; and to approach the rapidly changing healthcare industry with integrity, passion, and purpose. Values: PEOPLE PRIDE PASSION PURPOSE
Ascend Hospice is a for-profit hospice company with a growing presence in the greater Richmond area of central Virginia. We are dedicated to providing compassionate care and services to terminally ill clients and their families in their homes and residence facilities. We seek to care for the whole person - mind, body, and spirit. To that end, we provide support services (social work, chaplaincy, etc.) and alternative therapies (aroma, pet, massage, etc.), in addition to quality medical care. We believe that comfort and compassion should be available to those who have moved beyond curative medicine. Our goal is to preserve dignity and emphasize the importance of quality of life as we seek to help create a meaningful final chapter in the lives of our clients and their families.