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Hospice Companion Volunteer

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BAYADA Hospice

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BAYADA Hospice is currently seeking candidates for our Hospice Volunteer position to be a part of our team in our Wilkes Barre, PA office. This office services clients in territories throughout Luzerne, Lackawanna, Carbon, and Monroe Counties. Do you want to make a difference in people’s lives? Do you have a compassionate heart and a drive to help people? Your important work will help ensure that our clients come first and that our BAYADA caregivers have the support they need to be successful.

This is an unpaid position.

The Hospice Volunteer provides assistance to clients, families, and caregivers with home management, emotional support, and other supportive tasks related to terminal illness and end of life.

Volunteers Are Needed For:

  • Client visits - reading, playing music or games, sharing memories, doing crafts.
  • Being a friend to clients through companionship and conversation.
  • Light housekeeping, light meal preparation.
  • Providing caregiver relief.
  • Specialty areas: Music Therapy, Hair Styling, Reiki, Massage Therapy, Pet Therapy, Craft Volunteer, End of Life Doula
  • Sharing your special talents.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to read, write, and effectively communicate in English.
  • Have a criminal background check completed, as per state requirements.
  • Meet all state requirements for volunteers, where applicable.
  • Meet the BAYADA requirements and state regulations for the discipline, if providing professional services.

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About BAYADA Hospice

Location:

100 N. Wilkes Barre Blvd, Suite 413, Wilkes Barre, PA 18702, US

Mission Statement

Bayada Hospice has a special purpose - to help people with advanced illness and at the end-of-life have comfort, grace and dignity. We believe our clients and families deserve hospice care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability, our core values. We aspire to provide the finest hospice services to millions of people worldwide, be the employer of choice in our communities, and deliver measurable value to society.

Description

BAYADA Hospice's Wilkes-Barre office services Luzerne, Lackawanna, Monroe, and Carbon counties. We care for our clients 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Since 1975, BAYADA has been at the forefront of the home health care movement - working to give individuals greater access to high-quality care that helps them live safely at home. This in turn has led BAYADA to become a trusted leader in providing clinical care and support services at home.

BAYADA Hospice believes that families deserve hospice care delivered with compassion, excellence, and reliability. We help patients and their families cope with a myriad of illnesses and struggles within the comfort of their own home. With over 300 offices in more than 22 states, BAYADA offices help serve communities all over the country.

Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702

(41.2368,-75.8784)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Veteran Care

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 visit per month. We'll work with your schedule.
  • 2-step PPD testing is required (covered by BAYADA).

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