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Heartland Hospice - Blue Bell, PA

  • 8 people are interested

Heartland Hospice is currently recruiting for Friendly Visitor Volunteers! Volunteers will be assigned to a patient who whom they will meet for weekly visits. During these visits they may listen to music, read a book or just provide companionship. Patients may be located in a residential home or a long term care facility.
Volunteers should be friendly, outgoing and willing to work with those at the end of their life.
Volunteers will be provided with a comprehensive training prior to being assigned.

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About Heartland Hospice - Blue Bell, PA

Location:

460 Norristown Road, Suite 101, Blue Bell, PA 19422, US

Mission Statement

Dying with dignity is a human right. At Heartland Hospice we are dedicated to providing compassionate high quality hospice care. Our volunteers are highly valued and appreciated for the level of care and compassion they bring to our team. Whether working in the office, serenading a patient bedside, crocheting a lap blanket for cold winter nights, or just holding a frail hand, volunteers bring their own skills to the table. We are thankful for you.

Description

Heartland Hospice provides care to people who have a life-limiting illness of 6 months or less. Services include a team approach to care provided by Registered Nurses, Physicians, Chaplains, Social Workers, Certified Nursing Assistants, Volunteers and Bereavement Counselors. Services are provided in Skilled Nursing facilities, assisted living facilities and private residences in the greater Philadelphia area.

Health & Medicine
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

460 Norrisotwn Road Suite 101Blue Bell, PA 19422

(40.13041,-75.26849)
 

SKILLS

  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Volunteers are asked for approximately 3 hours per week for one year.
  • A thorough background check will be required.

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