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Beacon Hospice

  • 5 people are interested

People helping people. That's what giving to hospice care is all about. As a hospice volunteer, you can help improve the quality of life of terminally ill patients, as well as their families and caregivers. Hospice volunteers can make a difference in a variety of ways, including: Offering companionship, providing pet therapy, running errands, providing respite to caregivers, sitting vigil, providing bereavement support to family members.

To learn more about becoming a hospice volunteer, please contact Helena Nogueira Volunteer Coordinator at 860-282-0527 or Helena.Nogueira@amedisys.com

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About Beacon Hospice


111 Founders Plaza, East Hartford, CT 06108, US

Mission Statement

Beacon Hospice Looking for Volunteers


Beacon Hospice provides quality end-of-life care to local terminally-ill patients. We are looking for caring and compassionate individuals in your area to spend time with our patients from a volunteer. Volunteers can provide much needed support to patients and their families in a number of ways including:

  • visiting with patients on an ongoing basis
  • sitting vigils
  • knitting, crocheting, quilting blankets
  • creating memory posters
  • providing music therapy
  • reiki
  • pet therapy
  • veterans visiting veterans
  • assisting in veteran pinning ceremonies

There is a free training course that is required on what hospice is and how to interact with hospice patients. The trainings are held locally. For more information, interested volunteers should contact Helena Nogueira Volunteer Coordinator at {860) 282-0527 or Helena.Nogueira@amedisys.com



Tue Nov 10, 2020 - Tue Feb 02, 2021


111 Founders Plaza Suite 1803East Hartford, CT 06108



  • Hospice Care


  • People 55+


  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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