Hospice Volunteer-Family Respite


(29.594423,-98.45681)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

San Antonio and surounding areasSan Antonio, TX 78232


About

Many of our patients live in their own homes and are cared for during most of the day by their families. We are looking for volunteers willing to provide an occassional break to those family members by sitting with the patient for 2-4 hours so that the family can run errands, attend medical appointments, or maybe just take a break to get their hair cut or enjoy quiet time. Volunteers do not provide any medical or physical care during this time. They merely provide companionship to the patient and the invaluable gift of time to the caregiver. Orientation and training provided, background check, TB test, and drug testing required.

Skills

  • Hospice Care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 hours at a time, as requested by family

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