Veteran Volunteers Needed!


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Given Upon Joining Volunteer ProgramFramingham, MA 01702

About

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.

Skills

  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Elder care
  • Healthcare

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • minimum 2 visits per month for 30 minutes for more

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