Make a difference; become a hospice volunteer!


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Cause Areas

When

Wed Sep 07, 2016 - Sat Dec 31, 2016

Where

5750 Division StreetSuite 206Riverside, CA 92506


About

Become a hospice volunteer!
Vision Home Health and Hospice Care, Inc. welcomes you to share your skills and interest with our hospice team. Please go to our website www.visionhomehealthandhospice.org or call us today at (951) 788-8903.

Volunteers are a vital part of the hospice team, filling roles that range from direct contact with patients to providing clerical support. Hospice volunteers have said their work is emotionally gratifying and meaningful. Volunteers are the heart of the organization, often connecting the gap between loved ones and professional caregivers. It takes a special person to do the work of a hospice volunteer. Their time and dedication is invaluable.

Roles of the volunteer:
Patient Support in the home, regular visits with patients for companion care, crafts, reading, etc.
Caregiver Respite and Support provides the patient's caregivers time to run errands or take a break as well encouragement.
Office Activities assisting with clerical work, publicity, computer input, etc.
Volunteer Speaker's Bureau coordinates speaker engagements at local organizations.
Spiritual Support visit patients and families and offer spiritual support.
Bereavement Care under the direction of a counselor, provides phone calls, visits, support, attend memorial services, etc.

Skills

  • Hospice Care
  • Elder care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Healthcare
  • Administrative Support
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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