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Family Comfort Hospice

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Family Comfort Hospice

Located in Scottsdale and serving the entire AZ valley, Family Comfort Hospice provides home care (in-home hospice and palliative care) services to the Phoenix metropolitan area for persons nearing end of life. Our focus is compassionate care with an emphasis on support for the entire family. Family Comfort Hospice creatively educates and promotes the value of hospice utilization to physicians, health care organizations, as well as the entire community. Family Comfort Hospice services the entire Phoenix area including Scottsdale, Sun City, Sun City West, Tempe, Peoria, Glendale, Paradise Valley, Avondale, Surprise, Chandler, Gilbert, Mesa, Queen Creek, Anthem, Cave Creek, Carefree, and Laveen, Arizona.

People often imagine themselves becoming a hospice volunteer, and being able to make a difference helping those nearing the end of their life journey yet too many people never follow through because they are nervous of what may be expected, and unsure of what it entails.

Possessing these qualities makes for great Hospice Volunteers; do you have what it takes?

  • Patience & Kindness
  • Emotionally Strong
  • Non Judgmental
  • Non biased towards beliefs of any kind

Giving a little bit of your time can hold a HUGE impact in someone’s life.. Family Comfort Hospice is looking for companionship volunteers for our patients in the Phoenix metropolitan area.Hospice volunteers offer compassionate support, companionship and practical help to our patients, their families and to our program as a whole. Some interact directly with patients and families while others prefer more clerical volunteering in the office. As a volunteer, you decide which tasks you would prefer to do, and there is no limit to how much or how little hours you volunteer.

Some of the tasks of volunteers include:

  • In person family time and companionship
  • Telephone conversations
  • 11th hour support
  • Running errands for patients and families
  • Staying with patients so family members can get a much-needed rest
  • Reading, Singing or playing a musical instrument
  • Keeping vigil with patients in their final hours
  • Providing a friendly visit to lift a patient’s spirits
  • Transportation services
  • Providing special veteran volunteer support to patients who are veterans
  • Pet Therapy
  • Helping with administrative tasks in the office
  • and much more!

Requirements

  • Background Check
  • Tuberculosis Test
  • Drug Screening

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About Family Comfort Hospice

Location:

7975 N. Hayden Rd., Ste. A-200, Scottsdale, AZ 85258, US

Mission Statement

Family Comfort Hospice is a community of caregivers dedicated to the relief of physical and emotional suffering for hospice patients while also respecting individual choice and patient confidentiality. We pledge to honor what is most important to our patients and families by involving them in the ongoing plan of care and to support opportunities for growth with dignity throughout their end-of-life journey.

Description

Family Comfort Hospice cares for end of life patients and their families in their homes, facilities and in group homes. Our volunteers are an integral part of our team. We have opportunities for patient companionship visits as well as office work available.

Hospice is one of the most rewarding positions you can have.

Anyone interested is encouraged to call us at 480-745-3015.

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

7975 N Hayden RdSuite A-200Scottsdale, AZ 85258

(33.55298,-111.89738)
 

SKILLS

  • Hospice Care

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Whatever you are willing to give.

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