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Provide Friendly Visits to Hospice Patients and their Families

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ORGANIZATION: VITAS Healthcare of Sacramento

  • 11 people are interested
THANK YOU Volunteers
We love our Volunteers!

VITAS is looking for kind and caring people to help terminally ill patients and their families. Friendly visits, providing a listening ear and the gift of friendship at a crucial time can make a real difference in another's life.

We provide training, you provide the compassion and time.

Orientation is offered once a month and is located at our Natomas office.

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About VITAS Healthcare of Sacramento

Location:

2710 Gateway Oaks Blvd. Ste. 100 South, Sacramento, CA 95833, US

Mission Statement

VITAS 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. Through exemplifying VITAS values, volunteers serve as patient and family advocates and are pro-active in helping to meet the needs of patients and families. VITAS integrates volunteers into the hospice program 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 Heatlhcare, providing friendly, non-medical patient and family care.

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
Seniors
Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Carmichael and surrounding areaCarmichael, CA 95608

(38.62728,-121.31985)
 

SKILLS

  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Visit one patient once a week or twice a month for about 30-45 minutes.

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