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Hospice Companionship Volunteer (Chester County)
ORGANIZATION: Bayada Hospice
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2 people are interested
Join a team of compassionate volunteers sharing your time and talents to support hospice patients and their families. You’ll receive training and orientation to help you feel confident and comfortable.
Support our patients and their families by offering a warm presence and a helping hand.
- Assist with day-to-day indoor and outdoor tasks like mowing the lawn, walking the dog, washing dishes, and more
- Sit with patients to read or watch something on TV
- Take a patient out for a short walk
- Keep a patient company while caregivers take a break
- Share your specialized skills including reiki, massage, pastoral care, and cosmetology
- Just be together
Contact Volunteer Coordinator, Elizabeth Rowles, at 610-627-2050 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information!
About Bayada Hospice
1400 N. Providence Road, Suite 200, Media, PA 19063, US
BAYADA Home Health Care has a special purpose--to help people have a safe home life with comfort, independence, and dignity. BAYADA Home Health Care provides nursing, rehabilitative, therapeutic, hospice, and assistive care services to children, adults, and seniors worldwide. We care for our clients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Families coping with significant illness or disability need help and support while caring for a family member. Our goal at BAYADA is to provide the highest quality home health care services available. We believe our clients and their families deserve home health care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability, our BAYADA core values.
BAYADA Hospice provides the highest quality end-of-life care so our patients can remain at home with comfort, grace, and dignity. With a variety of care and comfort services delivered through an interdisciplinary team of health care professionals and volunteers, the goal of hospice is to support a patient’s quality of life.
We can normally begin hospice services within 24 hours of your call, so you don’t have to wait when services are really needed. And with 'round the clock availability and responsiveness, you can count on the support of a member of your hospice team any time, day or night.
Our comprehensive services can include:
- Nursing care
- Physician care
- Social work
- Spiritual care
- Volunteer services
- Respite care
- Self-care (personal) assistance
- Medications, supplies, and medical equipment delivered to home
- Palliative care including pain management
- Bereavement support for the family for 13 months after loss
- Grief counseling
Since family members play an important role in the care of their loved one, we educate and encourage them to provide supportive care when we are not there. With our 24/7 availability and responsiveness, we are only ever a phone call away.
We provide professional health care and support services in private homes, assisted living facilities, long-term care facilities, or hospitals.
Throughout Chester CountyDowningtown, PA 19335
April 15, 2022
- Elder care
- Bereavement Support
- Hospice Care
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 1 hour per month, more hours welcome!
- Compassion, excellence and reliability