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Ohio Living Hospice

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Hospice is a special kind of caring. Hospice care is patient and family centered, and seeks to provide support and comfort to those facing a life limiting illness. Volunteers play a large role in this effort by sharing their skills and interests in a manner that enriches the quality of life for those they serve.

Hospice volunteers help patients and families in a variety of ways, including:

  • Companionship, listening, reading to patients
  • Spiritual support
  • Errands, yard work, organization
  • Creating memories (scrapbooks, audio/visual tapes, etc.)
Hospice volunteers can also provide the agency with clerical support in a variety of ways, including:
  • Internet research projects
  • Photocopying and filing
  • Assembling information packets
  • Assisting with mailings
  • Making support telephone calls to patients and families

More opportunities with Ohio Living Hospice

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Ohio Living Hospice

Location:

11275 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, OH 45246, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide adults with caring and quality services toward the enhancement of physical, mental and spiritual well-being consistent with the Christian Gospel.

Description

Ohio Living the largest and most experienced not-for-profit provider of home health, hospice and continuing care retirement communities in Ohio.

Hospice is a special kind of caring. Hospice care is patient and family centered and seeks to provide support and comfort to those facing a life limiting illness. Volunteers play a large role in this effort by sharing their skills and interests in a manner that enriches the quality of life for those they serve.

Medicare also recognizes the importance of volunteers in the delivery of hospice care. Medicare requires that hospice utilize volunteers from their local community to augment the care the hospice agency provides. Nationally, over 100,000 people serve as hospice volunteers and give millions of hours of their time to serve terminally ill patients and their families.

Community
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Cincinnati, OH 45246

(39.28289,-84.46976)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Veteran Care
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 15
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 hours per week
  • Drug test, fingerprinting, TB screening

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