33 people are interested
Care for your Chicago Neighbors in Hospice.
ORGANIZATION: APEX Hospice and Palliative Care
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33 people are interested
Choose to Make A Difference! Volunteer close to home at hours convenient to you!
Hospice Volunteers have the opportunity to make a profound difference in the quality of life for patients and their families.
We are searching for volunteers who are passionate about making this difference for patients and their families today.
Volunteer opportunities include Visiting Companions (Non-medical Friendly Visiting), Music Companions (live or recorded music for entertainment & relaxation), Together We Serve (volunteer in teams of 2) patient visits, or We Honor Veterans (visit with a Vet). Volunteers in Chicago and surrounding areas are especially needed.
No experience is necessary. Training and support are provided. We serve patients at home or in Skilled Nursing Care, in 16 counties of the greater Chicago area. Volunteer assignments are close to where you live or work at hours convenient to you.
If you have a compassionate heart and a willingness to learn, we want to talk to you.
Contact us today!
Opportunities are available for students looking for community service and clinical hours. Apex hospice will provide an official report of hours for your records upon request.
About APEX Hospice and Palliative Care
550 Oakmont Lane, Westmont, IL 60559, US
Our team of hospice experts is committed to providing excellent care that promotes dignity, respect, choice and voice to those patients and their families with a chronic or end of life illness.
APEX Hospice and Palliative Care seeks to meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of patients and families who are facing a terminal illness. We focus on quality of life by providing comfort, company and active treatment of distressing symptoms, with the patient and their family as the focus of care.
Volunteers are an integral part of the Apex team and can find meaning, purpose and peace in supporting patients and loved ones during this time. Apex Hospice has successfully placed volunteers in roles that add to the quality of life of the patient and family while using the gifts of the volunteers. Learn more about volunteering as a patient companion, music companion, respite caregiver or errand runner .
Multiple locations Chicago, IL 60645
August 14, 2023
- Veteran Care
- Hospice Care
- Music Therapy
- Elder care
- People Skills
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Assignments are flexible and based on your availability.
- Background Check, TB Testing, Drug Screen and Physical are all provided free of charge. COVID vaccines are required for all direct patient contact volunteers.