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Volunteers are important members of the Hospice Care Team. They help hospice patients and families many ways such as offering companionship and listening, reading aloud, filling in to give family caregivers a break, delivering flowers, or shopping or running errands.
Volunteers visit a patient an average of once a week, for 2-4 hours (including driving time). The time commitment may fluctuate depending upon the patient’s needs and the volunteer’s availability.Begin self-study training any time OR attend classroom training:
Fall 2019 training dates: Tuesdays, October 1 - November 5, 1-5 p.m. Classroom training application deadline - Sept. 23, 2019
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
We'll work with your schedule.
Santa Barbara CountySanta Barbara, CA 93101
- Veteran Care
- Hospice Care
- People Skills
- Bereavement Support
- Relationship Building
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 24 hrs. of self-study or classroom training; 50 hrs/yr commitment
- Interview, TB and drug screenings, basic physical, 2 references