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AseraCare Hospice an Amedisys Company

Have you ever thought about how you can make a difference in our community by serving others...doing the very things that you enjoy the most?

That's the magic of being a volunteer with AseraCare Hospice an Amedisys Company. We work with you to match your interests, skills, and passions to meet the greatest needs of our patients and their families.

You might choose to visit patients and discuss last night's football game...assist with household chores or gardening...or prepare baked goods or meals that our staff can deliver to our patients.

And you can make a difference by volunteering as few as a couple hours a month.

Whatever your interest or availability, we can identify a volunteer opportunity that will meet your needs and the needs of our patients.

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About AseraCare Hospice an Amedisys Company

Location:

1939A Cedar Street, McKenzie, TN 38201, US

Mission Statement

AseraCare Hospice serves to focus our available resources to meet the emotional, spiritual and physical needs of our patients and families with a sense of compassion and dignity. We express this through ongoing gentle acts of kindness and sympathy. We preserve the dignity of death for our patients and families by making pain management, comfort and quality of life our primary goals. AseraCare Hospice believes that through compassionate support and the promotion of a caring environment, patients and families may be able to attain a degree of mental and spiritual preparation for death that is satisfactory to them.

Description

AseraCare is a leading provider of home healthcare and hospice services, focused on providing professional and personalized care for each and every patient in the comfort of his or her home. Our patients are the number one reason we are here and our commitment is to care for you or your loved ones as we would our own.

A hospice volunteer is a special part of the hospice team. If you have a desire to make a difference in the lives of the terminally ill or those who are grieving by giving of your time to assist a patient, family member, or our office staff, then you have the qualities we're looking for in our volunteers. Volunteering includes making scrap books, blankets, cards, treats, reading, writing, visiting, and much much more.

New hospice volunteers participate in free training that provides information regarding the hospice philosophy of care.

Arts & Culture
Community
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1939A Cedar StreetMcKenzie, TN 38201

(36.13256,-88.51866)
 

SKILLS

  • Animal Therapy
  • Gardening
  • Baking
  • Bereavement Support
  • Sewing
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • Open to working with the volunteer about time commitment

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