Veteran Recognition and Companionship Visits

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Kindred at Home, Hospice

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As part of our commitment to veterans, we offer a recognition visit to our patients who have served. A volunteer, who is also a military veteran would make a visit to the patient present a personalized certificate of appreciation and a patriotic pin. After you've made the recognition visit, you may have the opportunity for regularly scheduled visits with a veteran. The primary role of veteran volunteer is to provide companionship and support. As a military member yourself, you know that the fraternity of service is both unmatched and sacred.

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About Kindred at Home, Hospice

Location:

5544 Greenwich Road, Suit 202, Virginia Beach, VA 23462, US

Mission Statement

A unique benefit, Hospice is a specialized type of care to help you and your loved ones take control of your life and your disease. Hospice care can take place in a variety of settings, and is designed to surround the patient and the family with the physical, emotional and spiritual resources needed to make the most of every moment. Choosing hospice does not mean you are giving up on life. Instead, it means you are focusing on comfort instead of a cure so that a better quality of life can be maintained for as long as possible.

Description

Give your time, your talents and your heart...

Hospice is a medical specialty dedicated to the support and care of persons with limited life expectancies so that they may live as fully and comfortably as possible. The hospice philosophy focuses on maintaining the quality of the patient’s life. With its dedicated team of interdisciplinary health care professionals and volunteers, Kindred Hospice provides caring support for the patient and their family.

Our Volunteer Program

Volunteers are an integral part of the hospice philosophy. Hospice volunteers are there to hold a hand and listen, read or write a letter, run errands or even help out in our office. Volunteers are there to step in when a family member needs a break, and are there for the family and friends after their loved one has passed away. No matter what your skills, talents or motivation, we have the opportunity for you to help.

WHEN

Mon Sep 16, 2019 - Wed Sep 16, 2020

WHERE

5544 Greenwich Rd Suite 202Virginia Beach, VA 23462

(36.84356,-76.17754)
 

SKILLS

  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care
  • Law Enforcement
  • Veteran Care
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 per week
  • Veteran

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