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Veteran Volunteer for Veteran Hospice Patients

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Grace Hospice-Grand Rapids

Veteran Volunteers
Veteran Volunteer Group

Grace Hospice is seeking military Veterans for our Veteran-to-Veteran program.

Grace understands the unique bond that Veterans have with each other. We value the experience that each Veteran brings to the table, and the willingness they have to help other Veterans.

At Grace Hospice we are committed to serving those who served. As a Veteran volunteer you will be part of an organization that participates in the We Honor Veteran’s program, a nationally recognized organization committed to providing Veteran’s with end of life resources and support.

Our We Honor Veterans Program synchronizes the physical, psychological and spiritual needs of each Veteran. We also offer military Veteran hospice patients recognition and pinning ceremonies to honor military service.

For more information on what you can do for Veteran hospice patients and their families and what Grace Hospice can do for you, contact Marie, Volunteer Coordinator, at 616.432.2050 or mraymond@ghospice.com.

All Volunteers are afforded specialized training, given Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as needed, become an integral part of the Grace Hospice care team and are provided direct support by the Volunteer Coordinator.

Grace Hospice adheres to CDC social distancing guidelines and agency protocols regarding COVID-19.

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About Grace Hospice-Grand Rapids

Location:

3355 Eagle Park Dr. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525, US

Mission Statement

For each employee to treat every patient as their own treasured loved one, providing care that affords a quality of life that outweighs quantity of days, and supports caregivers as their hearts find healing.

Description

Hospice is a philosophy of caring for patients whose medical conditions are not responding to treatment or for those patients who choose not to seek aggressive medical care at the end stage of life. It is a program for patients who are considered terminal and are expected to live six months or less if the disease follows its natural course, although many patients outlive this time frame. The hospice philosophy focuses on comfort care not curative care. The goal of hospice care is for the patient to remain as comfortable and pain-free as possible in their own home or the home of a loved one through the end of life. Hospice care can also be provided in a long-term care facility or an assisted living facility

Community
Health & Medicine
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Grand Rapids, MI 49525

(43.03149,-85.58179)
 

SKILLS

  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Patient Care
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Healthcare

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible. Minimum 12 month commitment.

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