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Hospice Community Care needs pen pal volunteers in the Richmond area

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Hospice Community Care - Richmond & Tri-Cities, The Peninsula, Middle Peninsula and Hampton Roads

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 5 people are interested

Covid-19 has greatly affected the volunteer component of care offered by Traditions Health of Glen Allen, d.b.a. Hospice Community Care. Many of our patients live in assisted living facilities and nursing homes and are unable to have visitors (except for our staff of caregivers). Many patients feel totally alone but you can help!

Volunteer with us as a Pen Pal!

Requirements:

You will need to have a dependable vehicle as all work will be done in our Glen Allen office. You will receive training on hospice philosophy. We will provide all the materials you will need to share joy with our patients. You will need to follow CDC guidelines while you are in our office, including mask wearing. We are asking that each Pen Pal volunteer donates five hours of their time a week.

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About Hospice Community Care - Richmond & Tri-Cities, The Peninsula, Middle Peninsula and Hampton Roads

Location:

10128 WEST BROAD STREET, Suite J, Glen Allen, VA 23060, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Hospice Community Care is to provide diginified end-of-life care and quality services that allow our patients and their families/significant others to live life richly, deeply and meaningfully for as long as it may last, and to die with dignity in the setting of their choice.

Description

Hospice Community Care has been providing excellent end-of-life care for terminally-ill patients living in the Richmond Tri-Cities area since 2004 and The Peninsula area since 2007.

Hospice Community Care uses an interdisciplinary team approach to provide the highest quality of hospice care to our patient's and their loved ones. Hospice Community Care has become the hospice provider of choice because of our reputation for impeccable customer service, friendly, knowledgeable and supportive staff offering unique delivery methods that meet the medical, physical, psychosocial and spiritual need of our patients and those that love them.

It would be impossible to meet all of the needs of our patients and those who love them were it not for our exemplary volunteers who donate hundreds of hours of their gift of time every year. We have several exciting opportunities to offer people who are considering volunteering with hospice.

Volunteers must have a current driver's license and proof of auto insurance as well as a clean driving record. Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age. We will train you for the volunteer opportunity that you are most interested.

Crisis Support
Health & Medicine
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

10128 WEST BROAD STREETSuite JGLEN ALLEN, VA 23060

(37.64611,-77.57272)
 

SKILLS

  • Mental Health
  • Reading / Writing
  • Hospice Care
  • People Skills
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • We asking for a minimum of five hours a week.

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