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Pet Therapy Volunteer

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Heart to Heart Hospice

  • 3 people are interested
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Nothing brings comfort and joy like that of a sweet pet! Heart to Heart Hospice is seeking certified pet therapists to visit our patients and bring them comfort and joy.


This opportunity could be located at various locations in Porter or Lake County, Indiana. We are looking for individuals who are interested in this opportunity that can volunteer in one or both of theses counties.

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About Heart to Heart Hospice

Location:

402 Wall Street, Suite 51, Valparaiso, IN 46383, US

Mission Statement

Providing compassion and caring, while striving to enhance the quality of life for those with life-limiting illnesses and their loved ones is our mission at Heart to Heart Hospice. Our goal is to allow patients to rejoice in the lives of their loved ones and share positive memories of the legacy that they are leaving behind. At Heart to Heart Hospice we try to go beyond the expectations of our patients and their families to provide them with compassionate, personalized care and emotional and spiritual support. We believe in a plan for living that will enable patients, regardless of the complexity of their needs, should be able to receive the comprehensive care that they deserve. We strive to make a difference in the lives of others and treat each individual with respect and compassion, while improving the quality standards associated with end-of-life care.

Description

Heart to Heart Hospice has a variety of volunteers that possess different skills and talents needed to assist both patients and their loved ones, while providing support to our interdisciplinary team. The scope of work will be determined by the hospice program and the services that each program offers to patients and family members. Tasks may include providing hands-on care to patients with life-limiting illnesses and their loved ones, handling administrative work in the office, providing professional services, or utilizing a volunteers specific talents where we are able to!

Animals
Community
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

402 Wall StreetSuite 51Valparaiso, IN 46383

SKILLS

  • Animal Therapy
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Training and volunteer scheduing can be done around volunteers schedule and is flexible.
  • Tb blood test required.

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