(28.262772,-81.435326)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

3283 S John Young ParkwaySuite JKissimmee, FL 34746


About

This is a volunteer opportunity for Pet Therapy Volunteers that want to make a positive impact in our community. It’s well-known that interaction with a gentle, friendly pet has significant benefits. Pet Therapy Volunteer s provides companionship to the patient. Volunteers can visit patients in their homes and long-term care facilities. Dogs must be certified and the appropriate documentation is required.

Things to know before you apply:

In order to ensure the highest quality of care for patients and families, there are state and federal regulations that mandate special requirements for hospice volunteers. We ask the following from anyone interested in volunteering:

* Attendance at all training sessions mandated for the type of volunteer work you want to do

* Completion of an interview and service placement meeting

* Completion of a fingerprint background check (scheduled and covered by Cornerstone Hospice)

* Completion of a two-step tuberculosis screening ("TST") for volunteers who will work with patients (administered and covered by Cornerstone Hospice)

If you would like more information on volunteering with Cornerstone Hospice,

please call 407-748-6466 or email drodriguez@cshospice.org.

Skills

  • Hospice Care
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training

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