Animal Therapy Companions for Hospice Patients!

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Brookdale Hospice

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Brookdale Hospice is seeking Animal Therapy Companions to visit our hospice patients! A wagging tail can make all the difference in a patient's day. Must be a certified Animal Therapy Companion, and have up-to-date shots and insurance. Animal Therapy parents must complete a background check, drug screen, a two-step TB Test, and possess a current driver's license and proof of insurance.

"An animal's eyes have the power to speak a great language." - Martin Buber

For more information, please email/call:

AUDREY BENITEZ, Volunteer Coordinator
Email:
abenitez2@brookdale.com
Mobile:
510-634-1730
Brookdale Hospice - San Jose
Compassion lives here every day.

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About Brookdale Hospice

Location:

5674 Stoneridge Drive, Ste. 206, Pleasanton, CA 94588, US

Mission Statement

Enriching the lives of those we serve with compassion, respect, excellence, and integrity.

Description

Helping families cherish all the precious moments together.

Brookdale hospice provides compassionate care to individuals in the final stages of life. We believe that everyone deserves to have a high quality of life, no matter what stage they are in. This philosophy is evident in the way we respectful care and treat each person.

Our hospice associates can provide 24-7 on-call support, clinical and skilled care as well as spiritual and emotional counseling. We offer services such as music therapy to help enrich the experience for your loved one. We also offer bereavement care and counseling to help family members navigate life after their loved one passes.

It’s never easy to watch a loved one at the end of their lifespan. But we believe that with the gentle assistance of hospice care, you can help turn a difficult experience into a deeply meaningful one. Our goal is to help your loved one live out their remaining days fully, and with dignity. We handle the care requirements so you can focus on enjoy the precious moments with your loved one.

Services Offered

  • Skilled nursing
  • Bereavement care
  • Volunteer support
  • Social work
  • 24-7 on call support
  • Pastoral care
  • Music therapy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Fremont AreaFremont, CA 94538

(37.50423,-121.96437)
 

SKILLS

  • Animal Therapy
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour a week. Flexible!
  • a heart of compassion!

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