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Bereavement Volunteer

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Encompass Health Hospice

  • 2 people are interested

We are looking for volunteers to assist our Chaplain to provide Bereavement services to our families that have been in our hospice program. Opportunities include administration (weekly and monthly letters, monthly cards), telephone support, visiting with the families who have lost a loved one as well as provide support for our Annual Memorial.

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About Encompass Health Hospice

Location:

415 E-Church St Suite 3, 802 Shoney Dr. Sw D1, Huntsville, AL 35801, US

Mission Statement

At Encompass Health, we believe hospice is not a place, but rather a philosophy of care. Our goal is to bring dignity and comfort home by offering compassionate care to patients and their families during the final stages of life.

Description

Encompass Health is looking for a Direct patient and Administrative volunteers to provide services to patients during their final months and weeks of life. Volunteers provide non-medical services and respite time for caregivers and family members. As a hospice volunteer, you will be given choices as to how much and what types of things you want to do.

A few ways you can help as a hospice volunteer is by running errands for patients and families, playing games or reading with patients, walking and caring for family pets, or even creating a photo album of the patient and their family.

Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

415 E Church Street Suite 3Huntsville, AL 35801

(34.73453,-86.59248)
 

SKILLS

  • Administrative Support
  • Patient Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Healthcare

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training

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