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Companionship volunteers needed to visit patients in Pittsburgh-South Hills area

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ORGANIZATION: Gentiva Hospice

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 21 people are interested

Do you feel that life seems to have a greater purpose when you volunteer your time and your heart to help others.

Volunteer opportunities are available at Gentiva Hospice to provide friendly visits to patients and/or their families at local healthcare facilities or in their personal home in the South Hills area of Pittsburgh.

Volunteers are there to listen and talk, read a book, play cards or watch a favorite t.v. show. Volunteers also provide special support including playing music or working on craft projects. No matter what your skills, talents or motivation, we have the opportunity for you to help!

For more information please contact Mike Bidaman, Manager of Volunteer Services at 412-920-5500 Michael.Bidaman@gentivahs.com

*Companionship volunteers do not perform any clinical activities with a patient such as feeding, toileting, bathing or transferring.
*Volunteers schedule their own visits - day/time.
*Volunteers receive training that fits into your busy schedule.
*Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is not required. Volunteers may have to adhere to facility guidelines such as wearing a mask Volunteers would be informed in advance.

To be invited to spend the last months, weeks, and days of a person's life is an honor and a privilege.

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About Gentiva Hospice

Location:

5315 Campbells Run Rd, Suite 190, Pittsburgh, PA 15205, US

Mission Statement

"Our place is by your side."

Description

"Our place is by the side of those who need care. With strength and empathy, our family of extraordinary clinicians and caregivers offer individualized care, including physical, emotional, and spiritual support so that you and your loved ones can enjoy the best possible quality of life."

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities
Seniors
Health & Medicine, People with Disabilities, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Pittsburgh, PA 15236

(40.33808,-79.97896)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Elder care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • We will work with your schedule. Visits can also be completed on weekends.
  • Drivers license and valid car (liability) insurance; backgound check, drug screening, and TB test (all provided), must be 18, training, orientation.

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