8 people are interested
Volunteers needed for hospice patients: help with activities/events (Nursing home)
8 people are interested
Find a purpose, develop new skills, share your time... You can make a difference!
Seasons Hospice is looking for Volunteers to help with events/activities at the facilities (nursing home)!
- Pinning Ceremony for Vetetrans
- Seasonal events/parties
- Many more! we appreciate your creative ideas!
If you are looking for a rewarding volunteer opportunity, then this is for you!
Training to be a Seasons Hospice Volunteer is extensive but the time is well spent if you have an interest in hospice or healthcare.
- An untarnished criminal background history
- Motor vehicle report with no more than 3 moving violations within the past 36 months
- Simple physical exam, offered to you at no cost
- Tuberculosis skin test, offered to you for free at our office
- Completion of 4-5 hours of self-study online modules
- Volunteers must be 18 or older.
About Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care
400 Race Streeet, Suite 100, San Jose, CA 95126, US
Our Mission Statement: Honoring Life and Offering Hope
Volunteers play an extremely important role in hospice. Without them, most hospices would not be able to carry on their work.
There are some 95,000 volunteers in America. Each year they give more than 5 million hours helping dying persons and their families.
They provide assistance at all skill levels. Many are relatives and friends of former hospice patients who, having seen how much hospice can help, want to contribute to its good work.
As a direct patient care volunteer you would be providing the patient and/or family with emotional support and companionship. Volunteer activities with patients include watching TV, reading, listening to music, crafts, listening, talking and providing caregiver respite.
As an indirect volunteer you will be providing administrative and office support to the hospice team. This may include copying, answering phones and special projects.
As a volunteer you will provide care and support that is unique to each patient's needs. By doing this you can create a bond between you, the patient and family that is priceless.
San Jose area, Gilroy, Mountain View, Palo AltoSan Jose area, Gilroy, Mountain View, Palo Alto, CA 95101
November 18, 2021
- Hospice Care
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- We work with your schedule!