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Heartland Hospice

  • 10 people are interested

Heartland Hospice is recruiting Vigil Volunteers to be available to sit with patients as they near end of life. Volunteers will provide support and comfort to patients and families when requested. Volunteers will serve patients at their residence or in a facility. Vigil Volunteers may be called at anytime. If you have a heart for sitting vigil and a very flexible schedule in the AM and/or PM, please call. We have need for Vigil Volunteers in Hampton Roads area - Training is provided.

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About Heartland Hospice

Location:

41 Old Oyster Point Rd, Suite D, Newport News, VA 23602, US

Mission Statement

Volunteers. The Heart of the Hospice Team.

Description

Heartland Hospice provides care wherever you call home: in your house, a skilled nursing center, an assisted living facility or independent living facility. Our caregivers help create individualized care plans, set personal goals, and manage pain and symptoms. Every patient is different. With different challenges, different needs, different family and friends. So the care we give each patient is different. We treat the patient and family as a whole, providing services for body, mind, and spirit.

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Hampton Roads AreaWilliamsburg AreaHampton Roads, VA 23462

(36.84008,-76.14939)
 

SKILLS

  • General Education
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible - 1 to 3 hours - Vigil volunteers may be requested at any time to go to the bedside of a patient who is nearing end of life.
  • TB Testing (Step 1 and 2), Application, References (2), Interview

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