Gentle Reader program

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Compassus Hospice

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Read a book chapter by chapter virtually for our Hospice patients.
We will find a way to connect them to your face, voice and a book of interest.
You will read, make a remark, ask a question, pause for reflection.

If you act or love to read aloud, this may be perfect for you.

Many of elders are lonely and crave company, and have never forgotten how lovely it is to be read to.

Background check will be conducted and training provided.

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About Compassus Hospice

Location:

3237 Riverside Dr., Green Bay, WI 54301, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Compassus is to honor life and offer hope to individuals facing a life-limiting illness by supporting them with compassion, integrity and excellence.

Description

The Hospice promise is to provide dignity to our patients and families. Hospice care is an aggressive approach to pain and symptom control as well as addressing the emotional and spirtual needs of the dying. Hospice neither hastens nor postpones death. Hospice Compassus seeks to enable patients to carry on an alert, pain-free life and manage other symptoms so their last days may be spent with dignity and quality of life.

Arts & Culture
Health & Medicine
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Hospice Care
  • People Skills
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Storytelling
  • Acting

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • once or twice a week, or only one time to read an entire book for a variety of hospice patients.

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