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Elara Caring Hospice - Macomb and Oakland Counties

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ELARA CARING HOSPICE is looking for wonderful volunteers in the OAKLAND COUNTY area. Our volunteers pay friendly, companionship visits to our patients or work on projects in the office or at events!

Volunteers are needed to visit with patients and engage them in activities such as:

  • Playing music or singing,
  • Working on a craft project,
  • Sharing a special talent, or simply
  • Providing companionship through listening, talking, or holding a hand.
  • Provide respite care, allowing family members and caregivers to take a much-needed break.

All volunteers are given training to ensure the comfort of themselves and hospice patients and families alike. YOU ARE GIVEN TONS OF SUPPORT!!

JOIN OUR HOSPICE FAMILY and brighten someone's day! Please contact Crystal Hickerson, Volunteer Coordinator at 800-379-1600, ext. 3523 for more information - or email chickerson@elara.com

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About Elara Caring Hospice - Macomb and Oakland Counties

Location:

30400 Telegraph Rd., Ste. 334, Bingham Farms, MI 48025, US

Mission Statement

Elara Caring: The Right Care, Right Place, Right Time: We encourage a philosophy of care that assists patients, caregivers, family and friends during the final stages of terminal illness. We promote dignity and emphasize quality of life for those who choose to die in familiar surroundings with the ones they love.

Description

Elara Caring is one of the nation’s largest providers of home-based care, with a footprint in the Northeast, Midwest and South. Elara brings together three award-winning organizations - Great Lakes Caring, National Home Health Care, and Jordan Health Services - into one transformational company, which provides the highest-quality comprehensive care continuum of personal care, skilled home health, hospice care and behavioral health.

Elara Caring leads patients through the post-acute care journey by providing the appropriate level of care, delivered wherever our patients call home. The company’s intimate understanding of its patients’ needs allows it to apply proprietary platforms to deliver proactive, customized care that improves quality of life and keeps patients in their homes.

The company, comprised of 35,000 caregivers serving over 60,000 patients and their families daily, in 225 locations across 16 states, is focused on providing patients with the right care, at the right time, in the right place.

A person who volunteers is trained for the area in which they choose to serve and are under the direction of the hospice staff member responsible for the volunteer program.

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

30400 Telegraph Rd.Ste. 334Bingham Farms, MI 48025

(42.51067,-83.28429)
 

SKILLS

  • Administrative Support
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care
  • Relationship Building
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4-6 hours per week
  • Drug Test (except for office volunteers) Own Reliable Transportation

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