Hospice Companion Volunteer (St. Louis Area)


(43.451958,-84.5851)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

St Louis and surrounding areaSaint Louis, MI 48880

About

Make a real difference in someone's life!

Great Lakes Caring Hospice, a leading care provider in the Midwest, is looking for compassionate volunteers willing to donate their time to provide exceptional end-of-life care to local hospice patients and their families.

Great Lakes Caring Hospice is looking for pet therapy volunteers. A visit from a therapy dog can be so therapeutic. Terminally ill patients enjoy the extra attention and unconditional love they feel from a 4 legged companion. In order to volunteer and visit patients, you must have your own dog who is certified through TDI, Bright and Beautiful Therapy Dogs or West Michigan Therapy Dogs Inc.

Volunteer hours are very flexible. Volunteer hours can be completed during weekdays, evenings or weekends.

For more information, contact Michelle @ 800-379-1600 ext. 2522 or mwaters@greatlakescaring.com

Skills

  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Elder care
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Patient Care

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training

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