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Compassionate Contact Corps Volunteer

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Cincinnati Veteran's Affairs Hospital

To provide telephone conversation with homebound Veterans seeking connection; provide support and communication to the Veteran's caregiver.

Essential Duties:

  • Schedule & participate in telephone visits, which may consist of conversing with the Veteran/caregiver for a mutually agreed upon time frame (generally 20 minutes per phone call).
  • Participate in regular phone contact to convey support and
  • Volunteers are responsible for using their own
  • Immediately report any problems, or concerns conveyed by the Veteran and/or caregiver to the CCC Coordinator who works as the liaison to the Veteran’s primary care team.

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About Cincinnati Veteran's Affairs Hospital

Location:

3200 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45220, US

Mission Statement

To facilitate the strategic integration of volunteers, donations, and community partners for the purpose of enhancing care and benefits for America’s Veterans.

Description

Since 1946, the Office of Voluntary Service within the Department of Veterans Affairs has leveraged the resources of individuals and organizations across the country to supplement the care and services of America’s Veterans. Within the Veterans Healthcare Administration (VHA), the strategic integration of volunteers, donations and strong community partnerships has helped to build a culture of caring throughout its facilities.

Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

3200 Vine St.Cincinnati, OH 45220

(39.13952,-84.50821)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible but at least once a week
  • • Good people skills, excellent communication/listening skills. • Emotionally mature, positive, and service-oriented • Sensitive to needs of Veterans/caregivers in stressful situations • Excellent phone proficiency

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