Provide Friendly Visits to Hospice Patients and their Families
22 people are interested
VITAS is looking for kind and caring people to help terminally ill patients and their families. Friendly visits, simple errands, providing a listening ear and the gift of friendship at a crucial time can make a real difference in another's life. Yours, too!
Other VITAS volunteer activities: relief care (sit with a patient while the caregiver takes a break); friendly visits to patients and their families at home or in a nursing home; driving a patient to appointments; accompanying a patient to a church function, wedding, beauty shop, play, ballgame; run errands to the grocery store, drug store, post office; assist with programs and special events.
VITAS Volunteer orientation and on going training is provided to help you learn the skills required to be an outstanding hospice volunteer.
A commitment of 6 months is requested
For more information about VITAS visit VITAS.com.
We'll work with your schedule.
Arden Arcade area and surrounding areasSacramento, CA 95825
- Veteran Care
- Hospice Care
- Music Therapy
- Animal Therapy
- Patient Care
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Orientation or Training
- About 4 hours a month. See one patient once a week for 30 minutes.