Bereavement Volunteers - Virtual Opportunity
Become trained to be a Bereavement Volunteer at Heartland Hospice. The bereaved need to be listened to and have their feelings validated after the loss of a loved one. Help assist someone through the journey of the grief process. Be a caring, thoughtful listener and help someone in their healing process. Help make phone calls to families who have recently lost a loved one who was enrolled in hospice.
Orientation and on-going training provided! Background and reference check required. Volunteer must be at least 18.
Counties Served: Richmond City, Chesterfield, Henrico, Goochland, Hanover, New Kent, Powhatan, Colonial Heights City, Hopewell City, Petersburg City, Louisa, Amelia, Caroline, Cumberland, Dinwiddie, King and Queen, King William, Prince George.
Other things to know:
It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule. We offer flexible opportunities, however, we do ask volunteers to sign a time commitment of 40 hours or six months of service.
Heartland Hospice is recruiting for many ways to engage with our clients, who are facing terminal diagnosis, sometimes with family and caregivers, and other times our clients face these diagnoses alone. Our clients, staff, and volunteer’s health and safety are our utmost concerns always. We have many ways for volunteers to engage and change the lives of our patients, follow our HandsOn page, or email Holly Tole, VC for questions about this job listing. If you have the heart for it, we welcome your willingness to serve.
About Heartland Hospice
10800 Midlothian Turnpike, Suite 303, Richmond, VA 23235, US
We believe that our mission is to enrich lives by providing high quality services and products. That begins with every life we encounter: our employees, our patients and those who love and care for them, the communities in which we operate, our stakeholders and those who are yet to become our customers. GUIDING PRINCIPLES Our purpose is to serve. Our priority is to grow. Our commitment is to lead. OUR PURPOSE IS TO SERVE - Serve our patients and their families - Serve our employees - Serve our owner(s) and stakeholders - Serve our communities OUR PRIORITY IS TO GROW - Grow our services - Grow our census to serve more people - Grow our business and improve our results - Grow our employees OUR COMMITMENT IS TO LEAD - Lead with integrity and honesty - Lead responsibly - Lead change and improvement - Lead with vision
Heartland Hospice is recruiting for volunteers to provide friendly visits and caregiver relief/respite sitting for terminally ill patients and their families. We have many ways for volunteers to engage and change the lives of our patients. If you have the heart for it, we welcome your willingness to serve.