Help a dementia patient in Hartland, MI
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Bring comfort and friendship to a hospice patient with dementia living in a nursing home in Hartland. The gift of your time and kind words can make a world of difference to the patient and their family. Heartland Hospice will train you and walk every step of the volunteer journey with you. Contact us today at 734-973-1145 or email us. Learn more at https://www.heartlandhospice.com/find-an-agency/heartland-hospice-services-of-ann-arbor/?contentIdString=14460
About Heartland Hospice Services
3840 Packard Suite 260, Ann Arbor, MI 48108, US
Heartland Hospice provides quality care to patients with a limited life expectancy, as well as support to their families and caregivers. We enhance the quality of life of those we serve through palliative and specialized supportive care designed to meet the physical, psychosocial, and spiritual needs of the patients and caregivers. Hospice care is provided by using an interdisciplinary approach in delivering care to patients--either in their own homes or extended care facilities--while working cooperatively with other health care providers and other community resources. Heartland Hospice strives to provide care to all who are eligible and need hospice care irrespective of ability to pay.
Heartland Hospice Service serves patients in Washtenaw, Livingston, Wayne and Oakland Counties in MIchigan. Heartland is a non-profit and part of the larger HCR ManorCare/ProMedica network.
Hospice supports, cares for and comforts patients in the final stages of life, as well helping as their families. Heartland serves patients wherever they call home, whether it is a private home or a nursing home or another facility. Hospice includes palliative care by nurses, as well as counseling for patient and family, and pastoral or spiritual support.
Hospice volunteers help patients and families by providing companionship, respite care and emotional or spiritual support, depending on the patient's needs.
We'll work with your schedule.
Hartland, MIHartland, MI 48353
- Hospice Care
- Elder care
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- Patient Care
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- After orientation, 1/2 hour per week
- Two tuberculosis (TB) tests