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Hospice provides physical, emotional and spiritual support for terminally ill patients and their families. All volunteers receive specialized training and ongoing support and are an integral part of the hospice team of caregivers.
Help make a difference in the lives of our patients and their families!
On your own time. In your own way. With your special skills. Help to make every moment matter.
We would value your service...
We are recruiting Volunteers who have served in the Military to help our hospice patients who are Veterans
Veterans may have unique needs at end of life
Your experience helps you relate to and connect with our Veteran patients and their familie
What hospice patients need:
A opportunity for life review and healing
Help documenting memories
Assistance with replacing lost medals
Support with transportation and errands
Appreciation for their service
What you have to share:
Common life experiences
Shared language and service
A mutual code of conduct and honor
First-hand appreciation of their service
Cultural bonds to foster trust
Volunteer may be required to pass a background check, drug test and have a recent physical.
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
minimum 2 visits per month for 30 minutes for more