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Provide Friendly Visits To Hospice Patients And Families As A VITAS Volunteer!

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VITAS Healthcare of Clay County

  • 8 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 or in nursing home facilities.

Visits made by volunteers not only can help patients, but families as well. VITAS volunteers provide relief care to caregivers, offer companionship to patients, run errands, and help in many other meaningful ways.

This is a great opportunity for you to give back to your community!

In orientation, volunteers are trained in listening skills, family dynamics and the right words to say to patients and loved ones dealing with end of life issues.

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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.

Health & Medicine
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Near your home, work, school or church inClay CountyOrange Park, FL 32065

(30.1524,-81.7998)
 

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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