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Wish you could do something important? Wish you could make a difference? If you do, become a volunteer with Encompass Hospice. Spending time wit ha hospice patient and their family can provide the gift of presence to all involved. Investing your time in the life of the family and their loved one in the last months, weeks, and days can give a remarkable gift to them all. And to you as well!

Do you enjoy listening to stories of life? Do you enjoy crafting: scrapbooks, knitting, crochet? Do you like to write biographic stories? Do you like to talk on the phone? Do you enjoy putting together documents? Do you have 4 hours to spare a month? Do you like to help others?

Join our special team at Encompass Hospice as a Volunteer. We care for and support our patients and their families during their most difficult time.

Just a few hours a week can make a lasting on the lives of others. You will make a difference!

Volunteer Opportunities:

Direct Patient Care
- Sitting with patients, reading, working puzzles, watching TV/movies and life review. This may also include Caregiver Respite where you will visit with the patient while the caregiver runs errands, takes time for themselves or goes to appointments.

Office - Assistance in the office that could include: filing, assembling notebooks, and phoning patients and their families.

Bereavement - Assisting our Bereavement/Volunteer Coordinator with mailings and administrative duties. Computer skills preferred. Training provided.

Just a few hours a week can make a lasting difference on the lives of others and your own.

To get started or for more information: Contact Darrell Vandervort at Darrell.Vandervort@encompasshealth.com

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About Encompass Health

Location:

1760 Bass Rd. Suite 202, Macon, GA 31210, US

Mission Statement

Our mission at Encompass Hospice is "A Better Way to Care" by providing superior and compassionate medical and supportive care to our patients and caregivers in a sensitive, responsive and attentive manner. It is our mission to offer peace of mind, body, and spirit by caring for the dying, comforting the grieving, and educating the community.

Description

At Encompass Hospice, we provide support and care for persons in the last phases of life so that they live as fully and as comfortable as possible.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

106 Byrd Way #400Warner Robins, GA 31088

(32.61206,-83.6836)
 

SKILLS

  • Hospice Care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Elder care
  • String Instrument

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 17
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of two hours per week or four hours per month.

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