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Hospice of Santa Cruz County

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 17 people are interested
Volunteers are the best

Hospice Volunteer Visitors offer support to people facing the end of life. They’re understanding listeners who also make it possible for a caregiver to take a few hours of respite. We’re also looking for bilingual volunteers, massage therapists, pet companion visitors and veterans wanting to serve other military veterans.
Our Fall 2019 Scotts Valley training will start in September.
There will be a Pet Evaluation Day prior to that for interested pet visitors.
Please go to our website, hospicesantacruz.org and apply!
Or let me know you are interested through volunteer match. Thank you so much!

How can I apply?
Interested volunteers contact Forbes Ellis, Director of Volunteer Services, at 831-430-3045.
Or email: fellis@hospicesantacruz.org

Go to our website to access our Volunteer Visitor application and training fact sheet. https://www.hospicesantacruz.org/volunteering/volunteer-visitors

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About Hospice of Santa Cruz County

Location:

940 Disc Drive, Scotts Valley, CA 95066, US

Mission Statement

We envision a community where all members live and die with dignity.

Description

Hospice of Santa Cruz County honors the choices of individuals and families by providing exemplary end-of-life care and grief support to our community.

Hospice of Santa Cruz County is called to be present at the most poignant moments of thousands of lives across the county. F rom helping families navigate difficult conversations and delivering expert medical care, to providing grief support, we strive to meet people where they are and honor their choices along the way.

Our community programs complement our expert hospice care into transformative holistic support of entire families and the community. They include:

Community & Children’s Grief Support
Music Therapy
Pet Companions
We Honor Veterans
Transitional Care Services
Community Education & Outreach
Palliative Care Pilot

WHEN

Wed Sep 11, 2019 - Sat Oct 12, 2019

WHERE

Hospice of Santa Cruz County940 Disc driveScotts Valley, CA 95066

(37.04724,-122.01559)
 

SKILLS

  • Veteran Care
  • Elder care
  • Bilingual
  • People Skills
  • Animal Therapy

GOOD FOR

  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3-4 hours per week
  • Minimum one year commitment after completing training

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