Newton-Certified Pet Therapy Visits Needed for Hospice Clients
3 people are interested
Pet Therapy ** YOUR PET MUST BE A CERTIFIED THERAPY ANIMAL FOR THIS OPPORTUNITY **
Pet Therapy helps to encourage movement and physical stimulation in hospice patients. It also provides numerous mental benefits for hospice patients including socialization, mental stimulation, companionship, and love.
Volunteers receive training. We will work with your availability, there is no set time limit needed for this opportunity!Please note volunteers must be at least 18 years of age.
About Ascend Hospice
100 Locke Drive, Marlborough, MA 01752, US
Ascend Hospice A Better Choice for Specialized Hospice Care OUR MISSION Ascend Hospice is dedicated to providing innovative, quality care and wellness to our communities to help them live better lives. OUR VISION To be recognized as a trustworthy leader in healthcare, providing exceptional health and wellness programs, products and services; to exceed the expectations of those who rely on us for quality healthcare and wellness options; and to approach the rapidly changing healthcare industry with integrity, passion, and purpose. OUR VALUES People: Dedicated to serving all our communities with dignity and respect, while upholding ourselves to the same standards. Pride: Continually striving for excellence, honesty, and integrity in our care and services. Passion: Devoted to delivering exceptional service and compassionate care to our communities. Purpose: Committed to providing best-in-class care with everyone we connect with.
Hospice volunteers bring comfort, joy and love to patients who are terminally ill through their actions.
Men, women and teens of all ages and backgrounds join the hospice team to offer services to patients in their homes or in nursing facilities. Volunteers simply need a caring heart and a willingness to serve. The extensive volunteer training program provides them with an awareness of patient's needs and prepares them to participate with the hospice team.
We'll work with your schedule.
2102 Washington StreetNewton, MA 02462
March 23, 2020
- Elder care
- Animal Care / Handling
- Animal Therapy
- Hospice Care
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Varies per volunteer