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Volunteer: Become a Hospice Companion & Make a Difference

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Elara Caring

  • 10 people are interested

As the Holiday approach's give the gift of time.
These are difficult times but you can still make a difference!!
Elara Caring is taking this time to process and train a team of Volunteers.
Time is our most precious gift...


Share your gift of time with a patient on their end-of-life journey. No special skills are needed - just a listening ear and an open heart. It will be some of the most rewarding time you'll ever spend.

Elara Caring, a leading home health and hospice agency, is looking for Companion Volunteers in the Andover, N. Andover, Haverhill, Winchester, Billerica, Georgetown, Byfield, Tewksbury, Stoneham, Newburyport and most of the North Shore area who are willing to donate their time to provide exceptional end-of-life care to local patients and their families. As a Companion Volunteer you will visit patients in local nursing communities or their home and spend quality time with them playing cards/games, watching TV, reading, listening to music or simply by being there. No direct physical care required. We are asking our Volunteers during this time of COVID-19 restrictions to think outside the box when in person visits are not possible! Be creative become a pen pal or virtual visits we encourage imagination.

Hours are flexible- weekdays, evening, and weekends. Typically we ask that you visit your assigned patient 1-2 hours per week.

For additional information please contact Jannine Vaciliou, Volunteer Coordinator, at 351-666-9340 or email at jvaciliou@elara.com

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About Elara Caring

Location:

12 Kent Way, Byfield, MA 01922, US

Mission Statement

Elara Caring encourages a philosophy of care that assists patients, caregivers, family and friends during the final stages of terminal illness. We promote dignity and emphasize quality of life for those who choose to die in familiar surroundings with the ones they love.

Description

Elara Caring is currently looking for Volunteers: Companion Volunteers, Pet Therapy, Office Volunteers, Veteran Volunteers, Teen Volunteers and Crafting Volunteers.

Health & Medicine
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

12 Kent WaySuite 210Byfield, MA 01922

(42.75461,-70.94511)
 

SKILLS

  • Hospice Care

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training

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