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Hospice Comfort Volunteers - Pittstown

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Ascend Health

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"Ascend Hospice is looking for individuals who are willing to volunteer their time, talent and treasure to our patients through comfort companionship; A gentle touch, a conversation, holding someone's hand, playing music, reading or just making someone feel special by providing caring comfort.

Ascend Hospice is looking for companion, reiki and reflexology practitioners, pet and music therapists, plus craft volunteers. Are you a military veteran who would like to provide companionship and support to military veterans on our hospice service? Please join us as a volunteer in our We Honor Vets, a Veteran to Veteran Program.

Volunteers are required to follow CDC guidelines, be compliant with Ascend Hospice policies, practices and facility requirements for infection control.
At this time, we require volunteers: To be fully Covid-19 Vaccinated, Up-to-date TB tested, Daily Covid-19 self-screened. We provide all required Personal Protective Equipment and volunteer training!

If you are interested in learning more, please respond to this ad, we would love to hear from you!"

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About Ascend Health

Location:

1600 St. Georges Avenue, Rahway, NJ 07065, US

Mission Statement

Ascend Healthcare believes in providing compassionate care and preserving quality of life for all patients at every stage of illness or injury. Our goal is to relieve the patients burden and ease stress with integrity and compassion, through hospice services. We embrace a holistic and personalized approach, as we care for the whole person, mind, body and spirit.

Description

Founded in 1995, Ascend Healthcare is a non-denominational, multi-cultural hospice and palliative care provider. We believe that hospice services should reflect the life we live - fully with dignity and grace. Our hospice team offers comfort and care at the most sensitive time.

Ascend Healthcare serves all counties throughout the state of New Jersey including: Atlantic County, Bergen, Cape May, Burlington, Camden, Essex County, Hudson County, Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Passaic, Ocean, Passaic, Somerset County, and Union Counties.

Can you spare 1-3 hours a week? If so, we are looking for you!
Companionship Volunteers- can you make a phone call or make a card?
Certified Reiki, massage therapy and/or reflexology practitioners
Pet Therapy Volunteers. Your pet must be certified as a therapy animals by an organization
Music & Memory Volunteers

ALL Volunteers are required to follow CDC guidelines, be compliant with Ascend Hospice policies, practices and facility requirements for infection control.
At this time, we require volunteers: to be fully Covid-19 Vaccinated, up-to-date TB tested and to COVID-19 daily self-check.
We provide all required Personal Protective Equipment and volunteer training!

If you would love to make someone smile, we'd like to hear from you!

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

114 Pittstown RoadPittstown, NJ 08867

(40.61514,-74.93791)
 

SKILLS

  • Hospice Care

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-3 hours per week

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