Complementary Therapist to bring a smile to a patient at the end of life


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Cause Areas

When

Tue Nov 08, 2016 - Sat Dec 31, 2016

Where

708A Bridgeport AvenueShelton, CT 06484

About

Caring Hospice of Connecticut has patients in communities throughout Fairfield County and Western New Haven County. We are looking for individuals who have certification in the Complementary Therapies of Reiki, Aromatherapy and Massage to visit our patients residing in private homes, nursing homes and assisted-living.

Complementary therapy volunteers help by providing comfort, assurance and social interaction with patients. They must produce documented evidence of certification in their field, as well as annual recertification if required.

Individualized training is provided free of charge without the need to travel to the Stamford office. In keeping with Medicare requirements, background and medical checks are part of the training process.

Skills

  • Massage Therapy
  • Aromatherapy
  • Spiritual Healing

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 2-4 hours per month
  • Meeting once per quarter for additional training
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