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VITAS Healthcare of Greater Dayton

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VITAS is looking for kind and caring people to help terminally ill patients and their families. Friendly visits, providing a listening ear, and the gift of friendship at a crucial time can make a real difference in another's life. Yours, too!

Other VITAS volunteer activities include: relief care (sits with a patient while the caregiver takes a break);
friendly visits to patients and their families at home or in a nursing home; run errand to the grocery store, drug store, post office.

VITAS Volunteer orientation is provided to help you learn the skills required to be an outstanding
hospice volunteer. Time and dates are ongoing and flexible.

For more information about VITAS Volunteer Services visit https://www.vitas.com/volunteer

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About VITAS Healthcare of Greater Dayton

Location:

3055 Kettering Blvd., Suite 400, Dayton, OH 45439, US

Mission Statement

VITAS Healthcare recognizes the importance of a strong and innovative program. Volunteers are an integral part of the hospice program, allowing VITAS to continue personalizing, enhancing and expanding services offered to patients and families. By exemplifying the VITAS Values, volunteers serve as patient and family advocates and are proactive in meeting the needs of patients and families. VITAS integrates volunteers into the hospice team by actively recruiting, training, supporting and creatively utilizing volunteers to meet patient and family needs. Volunteers and their contributions are respected and valued.

Description

Volunteers are the heart of VITAS Healthcare, providing friendly, non-medical patient and family care and offering support services in the office, using their cars and from their own homes.

Community
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Near your home, business, or school locationXenia and Greater Dayton AreaXenia, OH 45385

(39.68478,-83.92965)
 

SKILLS

  • Music Arts
  • Animal Therapy
  • Patient Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • as much time as you'd like to volunteer

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