VITAS Patient Companionship Volunteer- Festus, MO 63028


(38.1808,-90.4056)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Near your home, business or school locationin Jefferson County and South St. Louis CountyFestus, MO 63028

Make a Difference as a VITAS Volunteer

About

VITAS Healthcare is looking for volunteers to visit hospice patients residing in nursing homes and long term care facilities in the Festus area. During visits, volunteers can read to patients, play games, music, share activities and talents or simply spend quality time listening to their stories. Days and times are flexible according to your schedule and availability. Any time you are able to dedicate for volunteering is greatly appreciated. VITAS Healthcare provides training, orientation and ongoing supervision/support to all volunteers.

For more information on VITAS Healthcare volunteer opportunities, please contact Emily Jokerst at (314) 682-3400 or at Emily.Jokerst@Vitas.com. Thanks and we look forward to hearing from you!

Skills

  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Healthcare

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 hrs a week or flexible according to schedule
  • 2 step TB test, application and interview screening process

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