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Hospice Volunteer in Grand Rapids
ORGANIZATION: HarmonyCares Hospice-Grand Rapids
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6 people are interested
A volunteer’s gift of time completes the circle of care that is offered through hospice.
Hospice is designed to provide comfort care as well as spiritual and emotional support in the final phase of a terminal illness.
At HarmonyCares Hospice, formerly Grace Hospice, we focus on enhancing the quality of life and our Volunteers play a key role in our mission. Our hospice program strives to go beyond the physical needs of the patient. HarmonyCares Hospice ensures that our patients will spend their final days of their journey in comfort and with dignity.
If you are caring, compassionate and have a true desire to help others, becoming a HarmonyCares Hospice Volunteer may be the perfect opportunity for you. Our Volunteers share their time and talents in order to offer companionship to our patients, while easing the burden that may be felt by their family members during this difficult time.
HarmonyCares Hospice provides training to assure our Volunteers are well educated in the core principles of hospice, making sure the experience is like no other for both the patient and Volunteer.
Please respond to connect with the Volunteer Coordinator to begin the application process today!
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About HarmonyCares Hospice-Grand Rapids
3355 Eagle Park Dr. NE, Suite 102, Grand Rapids, MI 49525, US
For each employee to treat every patient as their own treasured loved one, providing care that affords a quality of life that outweighs quantity of days, and supports caregivers as their hearts find healing.
Hospice is a philosophy of caring for patients whose medical conditions are not responding to treatment or for those patients who choose not to seek aggressive medical care at the end stage of life. It is a program for patients who are considered terminal and are expected to live six months or less if the disease follows its natural course, although many patients outlive this time frame. The hospice philosophy focuses on comfort care not curative care. The goal of hospice care is for the patient to remain as comfortable and pain-free as possible in their own home or the home of a loved one through the end of life. Hospice care can also be provided in a long-term care facility or an assisted living facility
Multiple locations Grand Rapids, MI 49504
October 12, 2023
- Patient Care
- Spiritual Healing
- Veteran Care
- Bereavement Support
- Hospice Care
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 2-4 times per month approximately 1 hour visits; flexible schedule