Activities Assistant in Defiance, OH

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Elara Caring (Toledo area)

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Are you a compassionate person that enjoys helping others in need in your local community?

Elara Caring Hospice is actively looking for energetic individuals in the Defiance area who have an interest in visiting with Hospice patients during in-facility activities. The ideal candidate will be willing to travel to local nursing homes where our hospice patients are located to assist Activity Directors with in-facility activities. Some activities may include: musical performances, ice cream socials, arts and crafts, bingo, and so much more.

This opportunity will provide you with a unique way to get involved with hospice care while having fun and putting a smile on someone else's face. Don't want to do it alone? That's ok! Bring your friends and family with you to help out! The minimum age to become a volunteer is 15 years old. Volunteers will be working directly with facility staff and our Volunteer Coordinator at all times.

We are eager to get you started and have you join our volunteer team! Please reach out to our Volunteer Coordinator today or visit our website for more information: elara.com

Katelyn Kortokrax, Volunteer Coordinator: kkortokrax@elara.com

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About Elara Caring (Toledo area)

Location:

3425 Executive Parkway #206, Toledo, OH 43606, US

Mission Statement

We provide you the appropriate type of care wherever you call home. Our team’s understanding of your health needs allows us to deliver proactive, customized care that improves your quality of life and keeps you comfortable and safe at home. ‚Äč What does this mean for you? It means that you can have consistency of care at home even when your health needs are varied and changing. Our intention is to ensure that home is the first and best care location whenever medically possible, and to support you throughout your healthcare journey.

Description

Elara Caring is one of the nation’s largest providers of home-based care, with a footprint in the Northeast, Midwest and South. Elara brings together three award-winning organizations - Great Lakes Caring, National Home Health Care, and Jordan Health Services - into one transformational company, which provides the highest-quality comprehensive care continuum of personal care, skilled home health, hospice care and behavioral health.

Elara Caring leads patients through the post-acute care journey by providing the appropriate level of care, delivered wherever our patients call home. The company’s intimate understanding of its patients’ needs allows it to apply proprietary platforms to deliver proactive, customized care that improves quality of life and keeps patients in their homes.

The company, comprised of 35,000 caregivers serving over 60,000 patients and their families daily, in 225 locations across 16 states, is focused on providing patients with the right care, at the right time, in the right place.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Defiance, OHDefiance, OH 43512

(41.28449,-84.35578)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Patient Care
  • Hospice Care
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 15
  • Orientation or Training
  • We prefer to have volunteers on our team that can volunteer 4 hours monthly. We offer flexible schedules!

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