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Make a Difference - Become a Hospice Volunteer (Akron/Canton Area)

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Compassus Hospice

  • 7 people are interested
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A Little Time - A Profound Impact

Are you looking for a rewarding experience to "give back"? Compassus Hospice is in need of caring volunteers to see patients in the Akron/Canton area. No Hospice experience is required with training provided.

Most of our volunteers provided companionship visits, reading to our patients, painting finger nails, praying with patients, playing music, attending facility activities, playing games etc... Some of our volunteer with special interests and training share their talents with our patients including massage therapy, music therapy, pet therapy and veteran to veteran volunteering.

If you would like to learn more about becoming a hospice volunteer or if you are ready to share your time and talent please contact Tanya Gustafson, LSW MSW our volunteer coordinator and social worker at 440-899-7659.

Compassus Hospice provides culturally sensitive care to all ethnicities and religions..

Come and volunteer today!

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About Compassus Hospice

Location:

6000 Lombardo Center, Suite 140, Seven Hills, OH 44131, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Compassus Hospice is to honor life and offer hope to individuals facing a life-limiting illness by supporting them with compassion, integrity, and excellence. We provide services to relieve symptoms, manage pain, and give emotional and spiritual support to patients, families and caregivers.

Description

Our trained clinical team and volunteers work with the patient and patient's physician to create plans of care designed specifically for each patient and their loved ones to enhance comfort and quality of life. We provide nursing care, medications, medical equipment and supplies, routine breaks for caregivers, incontinence supplies, medical social services, crisis and spiritual counseling, 24 Hour On-Call Availability, bereavement services and volunteer services. The Care Team includes Medical Director Physician, Nurses, Social Workers, Therapists, Nursing Aides, Chaplains, Bereavement Counselors and Trained Volunteers.

Health & Medicine
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

various locationsAkron, OH 44309

(41.06453,-81.51918)
 

SKILLS

  • Nursing
  • Massage Therapy
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • TBD
  • TB Test and Fingerprinting

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