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Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care

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Season Hospice & Palliative Care
Honoring Life ~ Offering Hope

Some of our patients are spending the final weeks, days, and hours of their life alone, without family and friends nearby. Although they become part of the Seasons Hospice family, these individuals would benefit from your companionship and supportive presence at the end of their life. Vigil Volunteers are trained to support patients in their final hours by holding their hand, providing reassurance, placing a cool washcloth on their forehead, creating a peaceful environment through music and aromatherapy, and offering support throughout their transition.
You will receive full hospice volunteer training and specialized Vigil Volunteer training. All volunteers with Seasons Hospice complete a background check, paid for by Seasons. If this sounds like a meaningful opportunity to you, please contact us for more information.

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About Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care

Location:

1579 Straits Turnpike, Unit 1-E, Middlebury, CT 06762, US

Mission Statement

Our Mission:

Honoring Life Offering Hope

Our Vision is to:

  • recognize that individuals and families are the true experts in their own care;
  • support our staff so they can put our patients and families first;
  • find creative solutions which add quality to life;
  • strive for excellence beyond accepted standards;
  • increase the community's awareness of hospice as part of the continuum of care.

Description

Giving Meaning to Every Minute

In every life situation we have a choice as to how we react. At no time is this more profound than in facing the end of life or the death of a loved one.

These months, days, weeks and moments can be among life's most precious - and that is precisely the reason that Seasons Hospice exists. We will do everything in our power to ease pain and provide physical and emotional comfort and support for our patients and their families and friends.

Support When You Need It Most

Seasons Hospice is a community-based organization with an ongoing mission to find creative solutions that add quality to end-of-life care. The caregivers at Seasons Hospice hold steadfast to the patient/family focus of hospice care.

We recognize that individuals and families are the experts in their own care, and we continuously strive for excellence beyond accepted standards.

We are born into a world of comfort, warmth and love, and it our belief that we should all leave this world in the same way. To further that goal, we work with communities to increase the awareness of hospice as part of the continuum of care.

Our Promise to You

People facing a terminal condition often express the same concerns. They worry about pain and fear abandonment. To ease these universal apprehensions, Seasons Hospice makes two promises to our patients and their families.

We promise to enhance the quality of time by ensuring that neither pain nor declining symptoms will diminish the character of a patient’s remaining days, weeks or months.

The second promise we make to our patients and families is that they will not feel alone.

Seasons Hospice engenders hope in the lives of its patients and their family members. We are here for you.

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Various Locationsnear your home or officeMilford, CT 06461

(41.23721,-73.08185)
 

SKILLS

  • Hospice Care
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Customer Service

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • 1-2 hours

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