Needed: Visitors for Hospice Patients in McKinney and Allen

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ARDENT HOSPICE

  • 8 people are interested
Voted Top Place to Work in DFW

Are you looking for a meaningful way to give back? Do you want to help others and at the same time, face new personal experiences or challenges? Do you desire to learn more about end-of-life issues? Our volunteers add to the quality of a patient's time at the end of life's journey with weekly visits. No special skills needed. Typical companionship activities include visiting, reading, and providing general support to the patient and his/her family. Training is provided in our Flower Mound office. The next training will take place in early 2020 - date hasn't been set yet. Please contact us and we will let you know when the date has been set.

After training, volunteers are matched to patients located near them, all over the metroplex. We frequently have patients in Allen and McKinney, and not many volunteers from those areas, so the need there is great. No need to travel to Flower Mound except for the training date and one follow-up visit. (However, volunteers are always welcome to stop in and visit as often as they'd like!)

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About ARDENT HOSPICE

Location:

700 Parker Square, Suite 105, Flower Mound, TX 75028, US

Mission Statement

To enhance the quality of living, for those at the end of life's journey

Description

Ardent Hospice is a community-based hospice program. We care for people who are at the end of life's journey where they live - at home, assisted living facilities and nursing homes.

Ardent was voted #15 in small businesses in Dallas Morning News' contest, Top 100 Places to Work 2016 . We made the list in 2015, too, as #25 in small businesses.

Ardent has a dynamic team of staff and dedicated volunteers.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

700 Parker SquareSuite 105Attn: Nancy Krohn, Volunteer CoordinatorFlower Mound, TX 75028

(33.03918,-97.05212)
 

SKILLS

  • Hospice Care
  • Elder care
  • People Skills
  • Bereavement Support
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • One-hour visits, 2-4 times a month

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