Hospice Community Care Needs Friendly Visitor Volunteers in Hampton Roads

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Hospice Community Care - Richmond & Tri-Cities, The Peninsula, Middle Peninsula and Hampton Roads

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Hospice Community Care has expanded into the Hampton Roads area. We are seeking dedicated Friendly Visitor volunteers to spend time with our patients in Chesapeake, Hampton, Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk or Virginia Beach.

Hospice Community Care provides dignified end-of-life care and quality services for our patients and their loved ones. As a Friendly Visitor volunteer, you would spend quality time with your patient by doing things like taking them outside (weather permitting), playing a card game or checkers, watching a classic movie together or simply providing quiet support by holding your patient's hand.

As a Friendly Visitor volunteer, you will visit your patient in whatever setting they call home; a nursing home, assisted living facility, an apartment or a house. Friendly Visitor volunteers "bring the sunshine" to their patient by being a part of the patient's life. We will work with your schedule so you might see your patient as little as once a month or as much as once a week.

To become a Friendly Visitor volunteer, you must be 18 years of age or older, be a licensed driver with current auto insurance and a clean driving records. You must take a TB which Hospice Community Care provides at no cost to you. Training is mandatory and no personal care (feeding, bathing, dressing) is involved.

Does this sound like an opportunity for you? Contact us through Volunteer Match or contact our Volunteer Coordinator at 804-290-0951. We are looking forward to hearing from you!

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About Hospice Community Care - Richmond & Tri-Cities, The Peninsula, Middle Peninsula and Hampton Roads

Location:

10128 WEST BROAD STREET, Suite J, Glen Allen, VA 23060, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Hospice Community Care is to provide diginified end-of-life care and quality services that allow our patients and their families/significant others to live life richly, deeply and meaningfully for as long as it may last, and to die with dignity in the setting of their choice.

Description

Hospice Community Care has been providing excellent end-of-life care for terminally-ill patients living in the Richmond Tri-Cities area since 2004 and The Peninsula area since 2007.

Hospice Community Care uses an interdisciplinary team approach to provide the highest quality of hospice care to our patient's and their loved ones. Hospice Community Care has become the hospice provider of choice because of our reputation for impeccable customer service, friendly, knowledgeable and supportive staff offering unique delivery methods that meet the medical, physical, psychosocial and spiritual need of our patients and those that love them.

It would be impossible to meet all of the needs of our patients and those who love them were it not for our exemplary volunteers who donate hundreds of hours of their gift of time every year. We have several exciting opportunities to offer people who are considering volunteering with hospice.

Volunteers must have a current driver's license and proof of auto insurance as well as a clean driving record. Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age. We will train you for the volunteer opportunity that you are most interested.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

780 Lynnhaven ParkwaySuite 400Virginia Beach, VA 23452

(36.81541,-76.06593)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • Customer Service
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • We are flexible and will work with your schedule.
  • If you have ever had a DUI conviction you are unfortunately unable to apply for this opportunity.

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