Bringing peace to those in end-of-life: Become a hospice volunteer


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

3100 Dundee RdSTE 303Northbrook, IL 60062


About

The mission of V Care Hospice Services of Illinois is to provide personal, clinical and technological excellence to people at the end of life. We are committed to providing the highest quality of patient care and family support with compassion and respect for each individual. Volunteers function as an integral part of the V Care Hospice Services of Illinois team. Our volunteers provide compassionate care to those facing the last days of their life. V Care Hospice Volunteers may work in a variety of capacities, including: Patient Care Volunteers provide personal care or emotional support and practical assistance, which enhance the comfort and quality of life for patients and families/caregivers; Bereavement Volunteers provide anticipatory counseling and bereavement support to families/caregivers; Errands and Transportation Volunteers’ duties may include picking up needed prescriptions or supplies, or grocery shopping.

Skills

  • Music Therapy
  • Massage Therapy
  • Elder care
  • Aromatherapy
  • Bereavement Support
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
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