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Elara Caring Hospice-South Bend, Fort Wayne

  • 5 people are interested

Make a real difference in someone's life!

Great Lakes Caring Hospice, a leading care provider in the Midwest, is looking for compassionate volunteers willing to donate their time to provide exceptional end-of-life care to local hospice patients and their families.

Great Lakes Caring Hospice is looking for volunteers who will visit patients in local nursing facilities or in private homes. These volunteers will be a part of creating a memorable visit for hospice patients. and their families by joining them for an hour of tea! Volunteers also have the opportunity to improve our patient’s quality of life. Hours are very flexible, weekdays, evenings or weekends. Typically, we ask that you visit your assigned patient 1-2 hours per week, but a minimum of 4 hours a month is required of any volunteer.

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About Elara Caring Hospice-South Bend, Fort Wayne

Location:

2515 Bendix Dr. Suite 100, South Bend, IN 46628, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide superior quality care wherever our patients call home. Caring is at the heart of everything we do, especially when walking you through life's final chapters. When family, friends, loved ones and referring physicians entrust us with your care when you are nearing the end of your life, we always strive to assure that our patients spend their remaining days in exceptional comfort and with the utmost dignity.

Description

Reading to patients

Encoruaging patients to reminisce

Creating a scrapbook

Life review, Recording life stories

Playing board or card games

Shopping for patients

Delivering flowers or gifts

Providing time away for family

People with Disabilities
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

COlumbia City Metro areaColumbia City, IN 46725

(41.15727,-85.48831)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Storytelling

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 17
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hrs per month or more available
  • TB testing for any volunteers working with patients. More information at www.greatlakescaring.com

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