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Silverado Hospice

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Make a difference by volunteering for Silverado Hospice. We are looking for compassionate individuals with amazing hearts to spend time with our hospice patients. Volunteers visit with patients facing the end of life talking, reading, watching movies, taking residents for walks, or simply providing companionship. No experience is necessary, training is provided. Must be 18 years old. Background checks and health screenings are required at no cost to the volunteer. If you can commit to up to 2 hours for 3-6 months, once a week and would like to be part of a very special team making a difference in the lives of our patients and families, please call 847-565-2355.


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About Silverado Hospice

Location:

1350 E TOUHY AVE, SUITE 130W, DES PLAINES, IL 60018, US

Mission Statement

It is our mission to affirm the cycle of life by enhancing the quality of living for those at the end of life. The Silverado standard is to care compassionately for patients and families and to empower those we serve to have quality of life options that afford them comfort and dignity.

Description

Silverado Hospice honors the value of each life by empowering the patient and family to make supported choices in end-of-life care, enhancing comfort, relieving suffering and supporting effective grieving. We believe that Hospice patients have the right to continue life to the fullest extent possible according to their circumstances, and in fostering opportunities for growth and fulfillment. We further recognize patients and families decision-making rights in relation to continuing medical treatments and their right to withdraw treatment whose benefits are outweighed by their burdens. Silverado believes in equal opportunity and non-discrimination for our clients, our associates, and our community.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1936 Brookdale RdNaperville, IL 60563

(41.79182,-88.2013)
 

SKILLS

  • Hospice Care
  • Music Therapy

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Up to 2 hours per week, daytime hours once a week. Overall commitment of 3-6 months.

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