Vigil Volunteer Wanted
Brookdale Hospice Sacramento
It is not surprising that hospice volunteers consistently describe their experiences as personally rewarding and fulfilling. Helping others as they near the end of their lives is a profoundly moving experience.
As a Vigil Volunteer, you provide comfort and create a peaceful presence for the patient at bedside when the patient's death is imminent. A Vigil Volunteer receives special training at Brookdale Hospice to become part of the patient's holistic team-- Doctor, RN, Chaplain, Social Worker and you!
Good Match for:
- Students in Gerontology, Health Science, Kinesiology, Social Work, Nursing, Counseling, Case Management, and all fields of study involving Customer Service.
- 55+ age group
- Heart to serve with compassionate care
Serious interested parties only, please.
Gail Wiselogel, Volunteer Service Coordinator
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 916-614-9517
About Brookdale Hospice Sacramento
555 University Ave, #230, Sacramento, CA 95825, US
Brookdale Hospice Sacramento Our Mission Enriching the lives of those we serve with compassion, respect, excellence, and integrity. Our Vision To be the nation's first choice in senior living. Our Cornerstones More than a job, a passion. Doing the right thing takes courage. We succeed through partnership. Built on a foundation of trust.
The philosophy at Brookdale Hospice is that life is much more than physical health; it also includes the health of the human spirit. When physical health begins to fail, the nurturing of the spirit becomes critical for maintaining the dignity of the individual.
Hospice is a philosophy of care focused on comfort and quality of life at the end of life. It's designed to treat the whole person emotionally, socially, spiritually and physically by providing comfort and support to patients and their families.