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Avow Bereavement Volunteers

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ORGANIZATION: AVOW HOSPICE INC

  • 12 people are interested

Avow's bereavement support volunteers help people move through a healthy grieving and healing process after the loss of a loved one. As a Bereavement Support Volunteer, you may conduct or co-facilitate bereavement groups, communicate with families by phone or mail, and participate in community events.

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About AVOW HOSPICE INC

Location:

1095 WHIPPOORWILL LN, NAPLES, FL 34105, US

Mission Statement

We create peace of mind by providing compassionate care and support to those who need us.

Description

Avow was founded in 1983 as a non-profit resource for hospice care for people facing chronic or serious illness. Over the years Avow has expanded services to include palliative and bereavement support services for children and adults and has become widely recognized for the quality of compassionate care and support it provides to residents of Southwest Florida.

As a non-profit service provider, Avow relies heavily on volunteers to assist with both patient and non-patient-related activities. Volunteers interested in patient-related assignments conduct companionship visits, music and massage therapy. Volunteers provide support services through bereavement, Avow Kids support, Veterans’ services, and the PAWS activity that uses pet therapy to bring comfort.

Whether you want to give back to the community, develop new skills or make a difference in the lives of people going through life-changing transitions, Avow has a volunteer opportunity for you. We offer a wide variety of volunteering positions for every interest, schedule, experience level and talent set.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
Seniors
Children & Youth, Community, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1095 Whippoorwill LaneNaples, FL 34105

(26.20795,-81.74433)
 

SKILLS

  • Mental Health
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Bereavement Support
  • Psychology
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • We request that volunteers commit to 4 hours per week.
  • COVID vaccination, background check, TB test, Flu shot (during flu season).

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