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Hospice Volunteer Needed in the Glastonbury Area ONLINE TRAINING AVAILABLE

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Hospice of Western and Central MA

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 15 people are interested

Athena Hospice is currently looking for volunteers to join our caring and dedicated team. If you are looking for a rewarding volunteer opportunity in a supportive and friendly environment, then this may be the opportunity for you. Volunteers are needed for caregiver relief, companionship, or just bed side presence.

Athena Hospice is not about giving up. It is about HOPE for those who are facing life limiting illness. HOPE of living their lives free of pain without fear and in the company of family and friends.
Volunteers may assist the patient with companionship, caregiver relief, listening and complementary therapies. The opportunities are endless. We provide all the training needed and additional training in specific areas of interest.

Please open your heart to someone who is facing a life limiting illness.

Contact: G Marie Rufini
grufini@athenahhc.com

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About Hospice of Western and Central MA

Location:

27 Trinity Terrace, Agawam, MA 01001, US

Mission Statement

Hospice of Western and Central Massachusetts strives to enable dying persons and those close to them to gain comfort and control over their lives, while neither hastening nor postponing death. We serve persons dying from any disease - in the home, in hospitals, and in other environments of their choice. Hospice of Western and Central Massachusetts is committed to increasing access to hospice care for those who have traditionally been undeserved. Through hands-on assistance and teaching, we enable families and friends to care for those they love in supportive and familiar surroundings.

Description

Hospice care is about not giving up....it is about hope for people facing a life-limiting illness -- hope of living their lives free of pain, without fear and in the company of family and friends. The emotional and spiritual support we provide to patients and their families is greatly enhanced by the help of our staff and volunteers. We offer a supportive environment, friendly staff and a rewarding experience. In addition we now offer online training for your convenience.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1175 Hebron AvenueGlastonbury, CT 06033

(41.71941,-72.56648)
 

SKILLS

  • Massage Therapy
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Music Therapy
  • Singing

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • It's Flexible

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