AN OPPORTUNITY TO SHOW CARING AND COMPASSION TO OTHERS


(29.515297,-98.45391)
 

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When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1100 NE LOOP 410 SUITE 401SAN ANTONIO, TX 78209
PEOPLE HELPING PEOPLE
YOUR OPPORTUNITY TO REACH OUT AND TOUCH ANOTHER LIFE, PAYING FORWARD AND BECOMING PART OF A SOMEONE ELSE'S LIFE STORY.

About

VOLUNTEERS WILL HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO WORK WITH OUR PATIENT'S NURSES, AIDES, CHAPLAINS AND SOCIAL WORKER.
YOU WILL HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO RECOGNIZE DYING AS A NORMAL PROCESS OF LIVING, YOU WILL BE ABLE TO HELP PATIENT'S FOCUS ON MAINTAINING A QUALITY OF LIFE FOR THEIR REMAINING DAYS. YOU WILL RECOGNIZE THAT THE PATIENT AND FAMILY ARE A UNIT, WHICH YOU CAN SERVE WITH TOUCH AND REASSURANCE.
AS HOSPICE WORKERS AND VOLUNTEERS WE NEVER KNOW IF WE ARE THE HOST OR WHEN WE ARE THE GUEST, WHEN WE ARE TEACHERS OR WHEN WE ARE BEING TAUGHT. YOU WILL HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN FROM, AND SHARE WITH OUR PATIENTS, AS HOSPICE VOLUNTEERS COME GENTLY INTO THE SPACE OF ST. GABRIEL'S HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE PATIENTS. WE ENTER TO THE DEGREE WE ARE INVITED AND THUS WE ARE INVITED INTO THEIR STORY AND BY THAT ACT YOU WILL BECOME A PART OF THEIR STORY.

Skills

  • Office Reception
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Visual Arts
  • Music Arts
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • 1 HOUR PER MONTH
  • WELL GROOMED , FRIENDLY AND A SMILE TO SHARE. LISTENING SKILLS. CONFIDENTIALITY

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