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Provide Friendly Visits and Companionship To Hospice Patients

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ORGANIZATION: VITAS Healthcare of Clay County

  • 11 people are interested
Be A Hospice Volunteer!

VITAS Healthcare is looking for volunteers who are able to share their time with hospice patients living at home, in the hospital or living in a nursing home. Hospice volunteers give their time to terminally ill patients and their caregivers during a critical time.

In orientation class, volunteers are trained in listening skills, family dynamics and the right words to say to patients and families at the end of life.

Volunteer visits not only help the patient, but the families are truly touched as well. VITAS volunteer provide relief care for caregivers, offer companionship for the patient, run errands and help in other meaningful ways.

This is a great opportunity to give back to your community! Even a small amount of time can make a big difference.

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About VITAS Healthcare of Clay County

Location:

7406 Fullerton St., Jacksonville, FL 32073, US

Mission Statement

VITAS Healthcare recognizes the importance of a strong and innovative program. Volunteers are an integral part of the hospice program, allowing VITAS to continue personalizing, enhancing and expanding services offered to patients and families. By exemplifying the VITAS Values, volunteers serve as patient and family advocates and are proactive in meeting the needs of patients and families. VITAS integrates volunteers into the hospice team by actively recruiting, training, supporting and creatively utilizing volunteers to meet patient and family needs. Volunteers and their contributions are respected and valued.

Description

Volunteers are the heart of VITAS Healthcare, providing friendly, non-medical patient and family care and offering support services in the office, using their cars and from their own homes.

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families
Health & Medicine, Seniors, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Near your home, work, school or church inClay CountyGreen Cove Springs, FL 32043

(29.99191,-81.67815)
 

SKILLS

  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care
  • People Skills
  • Bereavement Support
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible

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