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For the Love of Biographies- Writers Needed in Fort Wayne, IN

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Elara Caring Hospice-South Bend, Fort Wayne

  • 4 people are interested

Make a real difference in someone's life!

Great Lakes Caring Hospice, a leading care provider in the Midwest, is looking for compassionate volunteers willing to donate their time to provide exceptional end-of-life care to local hospice patients and their families.

One of the services we offer to families at the end of their loved one’s life, is to facilitate the recording of the patient’s life story. The volunteer helps by recording the patient as he or she tells his life story. The volunteer may help by prompting with questions. This is a way for individuals to renew, relive and relate their memories, and it makes a beautiful keepsake for families.

If you enjoy storytelling, history, and sharing life, this may be the perfect opportunity for you. Hours are very flexible, weekdays, evenings or weekends.

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About Elara Caring Hospice-South Bend, Fort Wayne

Location:

2515 Bendix Dr. Suite 100, South Bend, IN 46628, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide superior quality care wherever our patients call home. Caring is at the heart of everything we do, especially when walking you through life's final chapters. When family, friends, loved ones and referring physicians entrust us with your care when you are nearing the end of your life, we always strive to assure that our patients spend their remaining days in exceptional comfort and with the utmost dignity.

Description

Reading to patients

Encoruaging patients to reminisce

Creating a scrapbook

Life review, Recording life stories

Playing board or card games

Shopping for patients

Delivering flowers or gifts

Providing time away for family

Community
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Fort Wayne Metro AreaFort Wayne, IN 46805

(41.1025,-85.122)
 

SKILLS

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Relationship Building
  • English
  • Storytelling

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours a month or more available

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