13 people are interested
Bring comfort and compassion when people need it most! Become a hospice patient volunteer.
13 people are interested
Provide companionship to hospice patience.
Anyone with a caring heart and a little time to share can become a hospice volunteer. Caris volunteers come from all walks of life and bring a wide variety of interests and experiences to support and comfort patients and their families.
"Caris Healthcare took care of my husband. After his passing, I knew I needed to give back. Volunteering with Caris gives me purpose and honors his memory" - Carolyn.
Companionship activities can include:
- Walk or sit with patients to talk and listen.
- Read to patients.
- Enjoy a movie or tv program together.
- Listen to a patient's favorite music.
- Play card or board games.
- Write letters to patients.
- Be present for spiritual support, prayer and care.
Getting started is easy!
- No experience is necessary.
- Flexible scheduling.
- Ongoing training provided.
- Great opportunity for high school, or college community service hours.
- For the safety of our patients, all volunteers are subject to a background screening.
To help Caris provide Hospice Care with Grace to our patients who are veterans, we enlist volunteers, many of whom are veterans themselves. Caris veteran volunteers continue to serve by making a difference in the lives of patients and their loved ones.
For more information, please contact Daniel 706-944-9109.
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About Caris Healthcare
127 Battlefield Crossing Ct, Ringgold, GA 30736, US
Hospice care with grace
Caris believes all patients and their family members deserve the best care and treatment throughout their time with us.
Our nursing professionals, staff and volunteers are committed to excellence, while reflecting our core values of compassion, accountability, respect, integrity and service - the Caris promise to you.
Caris has 28 offices in Tennessee, Virginia, Missouri, South Carolina and Georgia, and we are grateful to have been trusted with the well-being of more than 40,000 patients and their family members. Our unwavering commitment is to provide a graceful and peaceful end-of-life journey.
127 Battlefield Crossing CtRinggold, GA 30736
September 15, 2021
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- Elder care
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- 1-40 hrs a week
- Ability to pass a background screening