We Need You! Seeking Volunteer's with Heart - Avalon Hospice


(42.05244,-88.04815)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1325 Remington RdSuite LSchaumburg, IL 60173

About

Seeking volunteer's that are compassionate and caring.

Do you have a desire to serve others? Working with individuals at the end of life can be a truly heartfelt experience.

Avalon Hospice is in great need of Volunteer's who are interested in visiting with Hospice patients.

Support Services May Include:

  • Visiting patients at home, Assisted Living or Skilled Nursing Facility
  • Providing companionship and a listening ear
  • Reading a story
  • Painting nails or brushing hair
  • Giving a hug or playing cards
  • Providing relief for a few hours while the family rests or runs errands
  • Light housekeeping
  • Delivering supplies


We are currently seeking Volunteers in the following areas:
  • Elgin & S. Elgin
  • Bloomindale
  • Schaumburg
  • Streamwood
  • Addison
  • Carol Stream
  • Wood Dale



Questions? To discuss if you qualify and find out the requirements contact, Lisa Mercado -Volunteer Coordinator at 224-353-6270 or email at lisa.mercado@curohs.com.


Orientation and on-going training is required. We want our volunteer's to feel confident when providing support with patients during their visits.

We're flexible; a few hours a week or four hours a month would be appreciated.

Skills

  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Elder care
  • Relationship Building
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 hours a month at the minimum.
  • TB test, proof of auto insurance

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