Bilingual Volunteers for the terminally ill community - Hospice

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Companion Hospice Care

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Companion Hospice

Greetings Volunteers!

Companion Hospice is looking for Bilingual and/or Multilingual Volunteers who can provide companionship to our Hospice patients. We are in need of compassionate and dedicated volunteers who can cater to our multilingual hospice community. These volunteers would be providing companionship through socialization with terminally patients who reside in their homes, skilled facilities or board and cares. Each volunteer will be assigned to their own patients that they will visit independently.

Qualifications:
-Must be fluent in a second language
(currently looking for Spanish speaking)
-Must have reliable transportation
-Must be at least 18 years of age
-Must have negative TB test screening

Incentives:
-Certificate of completing for Hospice Training
-Awards based on performance
-Occasional meal cards
-Letter of recommendation (if necessary)

If you are interested in this volunteer position please forward your interest to: dariab@companionhospice.com

I look forward to hearing from you.

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About Companion Hospice Care

Location:

8130 Florence Ave, Suite 200, Downey, CA 90240, US

Mission Statement

To provide comfort, compassion and care to patients and families experiencing a life-limiting illness. We affirm life and treat dying as a special and unique part of the life process. The patient and family are empowered and comforted physically, emotionally, spiritually in order to retain their dignity and integrity. Companion Hospice is committed to honoring patient's wishes in regards to their final phase of life.

Description

Companion Hospice provides physical, emotional and spiritual support for terminally ill patients and their families. With the help of the volunteers-- patients and family members can spend the remaining time living with the dignity and respect all people deserve.

BENEFITS OF VOLUNTEERING:
*An opportunity to help people through this last transition with compassion and love;
*A feeling of making a difference in the lives of others;
*A spiritual awareness of your own inner peace;
*A fulfillment of giving of yourself without selfishness or reward.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

8130 Florence AveSuite 200Downey, CA 90240

(33.95194,-118.1273)
 

SKILLS

  • Painting
  • Aromatherapy
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • Bilingual
  • Spanish

GOOD FOR

  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 6 month commitment desired

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