Seasons Hospice Volunteer Orientation


(38.905304,-76.83684)
 

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When

Fri Mar 02, 2018, 09:30 AM - 02:30 PM

Where

1101 Mercantile Lane, Suite 295Upper Marlboro, MD 20774

About

Have you thought about becoming a hospice volunteer who can provide companionship to patients near the end of life? Join our team at Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care of Maryland by attending our Volunteer Orientation at the Seasons office in Upper Marlboro. This 5 hour course will provide you with the history and philosophy of hospice care as well as information about the dying process, grief, bereavement, family dynamics, and spiritual concerns. We'll focus on the role our volunteers play in providing companionship, caregiver relief and supportive presence to our patients and their loved ones. Class Date is Friday, March 2 from 9:30am to 2:30pm. To register and obtain your volunteer application packet, please contact Karleen Lombard at klombard@seasons.org or call 888-523-6000. There is some pre-class homework so don't wait until the last minute to register.

Skills

  • Hospice Care
  • Elder care
  • People Skills
  • Bereavement Support
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • flexible
  • TB tests and flu shot

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