VITAS Healthcare(r) of program location
Now Recruiting Hospice Volunteers
All it takes is compassion and a little time to become a hospice volunteer for VITAS Healthcare(r) of Atlanta location.
Hospice volunteers spend time with patients at the end of life and their families-providing a listening ear and a warm and caring presence during a critical time in life. Volunteers are trained in communication skills, family dynamics and how to affect patients and their caregivers positively.
VITAS volunteers are prepared to visit private homes or nursing homes to provide relief care for loved ones, offer companionship for the patient, run errands and help in other small but meaningful ways. Volunteers are needed in Cherokee,Carroll,Cobb,Douglas,Mid Fulton,Paulding
"We offer a variety of volunteering opportunities that match each person’s skills, interests and comfort level," said Name, VITAS volunteer services manager for the program location office.
- Veteran Care
- People Skills
- Music Therapy
- Bereavement Support
- Patient Care
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- minumum of 8 hours per month
- must have transportation or ablity to use public transportation