(28.476072,-81.37047)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

5601 S Orange AveSuite 5655Orlando, FL 32809


About

Seeking Pet Therapy Volunteers that want to bring comfort and love to patient's within Cornerstone Hospice & Palliative Care. It is well documented, that certified pet therapy animals provide a multitude of benefits to the patient's that they visit. Such benefits are companionship, relaxation, lessening of physical pain, and decreasing feelings of isolation and alienation. Help us provide these benefits to our patient's and bring that extra bit of fur baby love to your community! All pets must be certified, and appropriate documentation provided.

In order to ensure the highest quality of care for our patients and their families, we adhere to state and federal regulations that mandate special requirements for all hospice volunteers. As a Cornerstone Hospice & Palliative Care volunteer you are required to complete the following:

A volunteer application with provided references, an in-person interview, and a volunteer service placement meeting.

Ability to successfully pass a Level II Background Check at no cost to you.

A two-step tuberculosis screening at no cost to you, and only required for volunteers that are directly serving patients and their families.

A viable commitment to volunteer within Cornerstone Hospice & Palliative Care for at least one year.

Skills

  • Elder care
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Animal Therapy
  • Relationship Building
  • Family Therapy
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Pets must be certified and appropriate documentation required

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