Sew a Memory Bear

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VITAS Healthcare of Coastal Cities

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VITAS Innovative Hospice
Volunteers Are Special People

The bears are sewn from items of the patient's clothing: a favorite pair of jeans, shirt, pullover top, dress, bathrobe, nightgown, etc.

The fabric is provided by the family; the pattern, support and stuffing are provided by VITAS and the creativity is provided by the Memory Bear Volunteer. Bears can be made in the volunteer's home or at the VITAS office.

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About VITAS Healthcare of Coastal Cities

Location:

990 W. 190th Street, Suite 550, Torrance, CA 90502, US

Mission Statement

VITAS Healthcare recognizes the importance of a strong and innovative program. Volunteers are an integral part of the hospice program, allowing VITAS to continue personalizing, enhancing and expanding services offered to patients and families. By exemplifying the VITAS Values, volunteers serve as patient and family advocates and are proactive in meeting the needs of patients and families. VITAS integrates volunteers into the hospice team by actively recruiting, training, supporting and creatively utilizing volunteers to meet patient and family needs. Volunteers and their contributions are respected and valued.

Description

Volunteers are the heart of VITAS Healthcare, providing friendly, non-medical patient and family care and offering support services in the office, using their cars and from their own homes.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Your locationTorrance and South Bay areas, CA 90502

SKILLS

  • Sewing
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

N/A

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