HOSPICE SLO COUNTY IN-HOME VOLUNTEER TRAINING
Begins Wednesday, April 25, 2018 | 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
For the past 40 years, Hospice SLO County has depended on the generosity and time of volunteers who offer their voices for kindness, listen with ears of compassion, and open their hearts with love.
Our comprehensive 30-hour In-Home Volunteer Training will begin on Wednesday, April 25. Classes will be held on Wednesdays from 9:30 am - 2:30 pm at Hospice SLO County in San Luis Obispo. Training dates are April 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30.
- Exploring personal attitudes about dying and death
- History of hospice
- Current medical and non-medical approaches to end of life care
- Communication skills
- Spiritual, practical and emotional support needs of clients and families
- Anticipatory grief and bereavement
Each participant receives a comprehensive training manual. This training is a pre-requisite for other trainings offered by Hospice SLO County, including End-of-Life Doula, Grief Companions and Community Response.
Preregistration is required. Training is free to attend.
Cost of the training is underwritten by Pacific Premier Bank.
To preregister or for more information, please contact Hospice SLO County at www.hospiceslo.org/workshops or (805) 544-2266.
- Hospice Care
- Elder care
- Social Work
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 3-4 hours per week.
- TB Test required. Preregistration is required. Training is free to attend.