Hospice Volunteers Needed in Worcester!


(42.271744,-71.75882)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Dedham, MAWorcester, MA 01655


About

Would you like to make a difference in someone's life? Spend time with them!
Aseracare Hospice is seeking volunteers who are willing to offer companionship and social support to patients who are terminally ill (and their families). Scheduling is flexible and all volunteers will be placed as close to their home or work as possible. Looking for volunteers who can offer weekly or biweekly visits, 2-4 hours a month. Training will be provided on Hospice philosophy and direct service with patients.

Share your heart; hold a hand, play cards, listen to music, read out loud, enjoy pleasant conversation, provide presence... just be yourself!

An informational Volunteer Packet can be sent directly to you-just be sure to forward your mailing address!

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Elder care
  • Veteran Care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of 2 hours a month
  • A compassionate, caring heart and a willingness to support people near the end of their lives

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