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Seeking Spiritual Companions (Lenexa)

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Ascend Hospice

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Ascend Hospice of Kansas is seeking compassionate individuals to join our volunteer program. Hospice patients enjoy hearing someone read Scripture to them and participating in Bible Studies. If you would like to share your time of spiritual reflection with a hospice patient, let’s connect!

Volunteers work directly with patients providing companionship, offering friendly visits, and reading to patients.

To learn how to become a volunteer at Ascend Hospice, please contact us at ascendmoksvolunteerdept@ascendhealth.com

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About Ascend Hospice

Location:

4550 W. 109th St., Suite 210, Overland Park, KS 66211, US

Mission Statement

Ascend Hospice is dedicated to providing innovative, quality care and wellness to our communities to help them live better lives. By being a hospice volunteer, you can take great pride in knowing you’ve made a positive impact in someone’s life and in your community. From our teen volunteer program to comforting families during the final hours, Ascend Hospice offers opportunities for individuals ranging in age from teens to senior citizens.

Description

Ascend Hospice, formerly Care Alternatives, is committed to providing extremely exceptional care and services with integrity and compassion. Founded in 1995, Ascend Hospice is a nondenominational, multicultural hospice and palliative care provider built on the belief that hospice services should reflect the life we live - one lived fully and with dignity. With offices in New Jersey, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Kansas, Missouri, California and Virginia, the company currently provides care for approximately 850 patients in nursing homes, assisted-living facilities, hospitals and private homes. Dedicated to a holistic approach, Ascend Hospice’s expert interdisciplinary teams provide state-of-the art hospice care, including pain control and symptom management through holistic and traditional therapies, as well as emotional support for patients and families.

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

22000 Prairie Star ParkwayLenexa, KS 66220

(38.95348,-94.83983)
 

SKILLS

  • Bereavement Support
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Veteran Care

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Just a few hours a month!
  • Background Check, Medical Paperwork, and Volunteer Training...all provided by Ascend Hospice.

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