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Bereavement Caring Friend Volunteer

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Elara Caring Hospice - Lawrence & Baldwin City

  • 16 people are interested
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Caring Friend volunteers companion individuals who have lost a loved one. The volunteer will complete the bereavement training program and will then be assigned to provide grief support to a newly bereaved person. Meet for coffee, share memories, make a friend. This program has been very rewarding to the volunteers and families currently participating in the Caring Friends Program.

Due to COVID-19 we are unable to visit patients in-person at this time; we do have volunteers who are making cards or phone calls.

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About Elara Caring Hospice - Lawrence & Baldwin City

Location:

Area Nursing Facilities, Lawrence, KS 66049, US

Mission Statement

Elara Caring Hospice is committed to providing the highest quality care to all people facing end of life issues. We utilize our caring team of hospice volunteers to enhance the lives of hospice patients and their families.

Description

Elara Caring Hospice is looking for individuals to join our team of volunteers!

Training provided- Several options include:

Hospice Patient Visits

Running errands for patients or caregivers

Assisting in the office

Becoming a Caring Friend

Delivering Birthday Balloons to Hospice Patients

Taking your pet to visit Hospice Patients

Community
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

NoneLawrence, KS 66049

(38.96849,-95.37302)
 

SKILLS

  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • Weekly telephone calls or visits
  • TB skin test provided by our organization

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