13 people are interested
Change your life. We Need Hospice Specialist Volunteers!
ORGANIZATION: Reliance Hospice
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13 people are interested
Do you have a talent to share? Aromatherapy, Arts and Crafts, Pet Therapy, playing music, Reiki, Scrapbooking?
A contagious passion for just about anything?
Would you like an appreciative audience?
Want an easy way to make a big impact in someone's life?
Join our team of upbeat, big-hearted people who are dedicated to bringing peace to those with terminal illnesses.
Now that Covid19 is part of our lives, we are reaching out to our patients and families from a distance as well as one-on-one under safe circumstances. Distance volunteering options will continue to be available to our volunteers, even if Covid19 is no longer a concern.
Our volunteers are welcomed as respected members of the care team, whether they have a desire to help from a distance, or (when we are no longer in "pandemic mode") in the office, walk a patient's dog, garden, help patients write letters, sing/read to them, or just offer a friendly ear. Whether they work "up close and personal", or prefer to stay behind the scenes, we are happy to work around our volunteers' schedules.
Currently, training is done via Zoom. Training is informative, easy, and fun. It is designed to give volunteers the tools to be confident and comfortable working with our patients.
Having the gift of foresight that the end of their life is near, many people can finally make sense of their life story. Peace can be made with people and circumstances that have had a profound impact on individuals. Many who are in the process of dying have a unique perspective on what it means to be alive. We want to help them find meaning in every moment that they still have. We take our mission seriously, but we also have fun while partnering with our patients on their journey.
As your volunteer coordinator, I look forward to helping you add a meaningful, rewarding facet to your life!
About Reliance Hospice
74130 Country Club Dr #103, Palm Desert, CA 92260, US
To provide quality services with compassion to the patient and their family during the end of life journey.
Reliance Hospice proudly serves patients and their families throughout the Coachella Valley. Reliance Hospice is Joint Commission Accredited.
74130 Country Club Ste 103Palm Desert, CA 92260
April 19, 2022
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- This is variable and can be customized for the new volunteer if needed.
- Compassion and a kind heart. We are also open to customized unpaid internships.