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Volunteers Needed for our New Hospice House

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Cornerstone Hospice

Our new Hospice House will be completed by August 2019 and our current Hospice House will be renovated by the end of 2019. Both houses will be open and ready to accommodate 24 patients when all of the construction is completed. Opportunities are available immediately and we will grow in need as this project is completed.

We need volunteers for both houses at the Greeter Desk. We also need volunteers in the Kitchen, preparing simple dishes for the patients and their families. No cooking skills required--mostly reheating premade dishes and simple dishes like scrambled eggs, grilled cheese sandwiches and burgers. There is also the opportunity to visit with patients in the house.

Please help make a difference in someone's life by volunteering with us.

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About Cornerstone Hospice

Location:

2445 Lane Park Road, Southridge Office, Tavares, FL 32778, US

Mission Statement

Cornerstone Hospice's mission is simple: Delivering extraordinary care to every person we touch in every community we serve. Volunteer opportunites are available throughout the seven Central Florida counties we serve: Hardee, Highlands, Lake, Orange, Osceola, Polk and Sumter, and now in Cobb County, Georgia. If you live in a neighboring county, you can still volunteer. However, all of your volunteer activities will take place in one of our seven counties, typically the one closest to you. PLEASE NOTE: Even if you are interested in several different volunteer roles within our organization, you only need to click on one opportunity during this process. You will have a chance to discuss ALL of your areas of interest during your volunteer training. Thanks!

Description

Cornerstone Hospice volunteers are a vital part of our entire organization, and play an active role in helping to provide the many special comfort and support services that distinguish Cornerstone Hospice care.

Our volunteers are special, but not out of the ordinary. They are regular people just like you. They use common sense and understanding. They do not need a medical background. They listen. They care. Volunteers help make a patient's life more fulfilling and satisfying by giving their time, understanding, and support and asking nothing in return. They also provide support to caregivers who are often with the patient 24/7 and may need a much needed break. If direct care is not for you, you can assist with administrative tasks at our office locations, and help out with events and community outreach. Any Cornerstone Hospice volunteer will tell you that they feel they receive more from their experience than they give.

PLEASE NOTE: All volunteers are required to go through a training class with additional training required for some positions. For this reason, becoming a Cornerstone Hospice volunteer is typically not appropriate for court related community service hours or other short-term requests. Ideally, our volunteers commit to at least one year with us.

Community
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

601 Casa BellaThe Villages, FL 32162

(28.91936,-81.97301)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Schedule can be flexible. Shifts are available or volunteers can "substitute" in shifts as needed.

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