We Honor Veterans:Veterans-For-Veterans (Hospice Volunteer)


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

2820 W. Market St.Akron, OH 44333
AseraCare Hospice

About

Veteran-to-Veteran Volunteers - We Honor Vets Program,

AseraCare Hospice seeks caring, compassionate individuals who would be willing to visit our terminally ill veterans. Volunteers offer patients comfort by practicing a calming presence, deep compassion, and generous listening.Veterans have the ability to relate to other Veterans due to similar military experiences. Volunteers play an important role in providing social support and decreasing isolation that can so often occur for the terminally ill.

What can Veteran Volunteers do?

-Assist in reminiscing/listening to life stories

-Take part in pinning ceremonies or distribute certificates for Veterans Day and other recognition events.

-Assist in replacing lost medals.

REQUIREMENTS:
* Attendance at all required sessions of the Direct Volunteer Training/Orientation

* Acceptance of supervision and direction from appropriate team members as is applicable to this program.
* Maintenance of appropriate boundaries and confidentiality.

This volunteer opportunity is available to the following types of volunteers

Adult (18+)

We need volunteers who are free at these times

Weekdays: Hours between 8am-8pm

Weekends: Weekends as needed

This volunteer opportunity addresses the following social interests

Health & Seniors

If you are interested in providing a caring hand in the lives of others, consider becoming a Hospice Volunteer for AseraCare. If interested please contact the Volunteer Coordinator.

We hope you’ll join our dynamic volunteer team!!

Sincerely Yours,

Michael Collins

Volunteer Program Coordinator

2820 W. Market St., Ste. 100 Akron, Oh 44333

Michael.collins@aseracare.com

330-835-3813

Skills

  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Patient Care

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • FLEXIBLE SCHEDULE
  • 2 Step-TB Screening, Drug Test

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