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ORGANIZATION: Elara Caring
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Has someone made a wonderful difference in your life? Would you like to pass that special feeling to someone else? Why not share that special different feeling with a Hospice patient? No special skills are necessary, just a friendly smile, a listening ear, and an open heart. It will be some of the most rewarding time you'll ever spend. Elara Caring is currently looking for compassionate volunteers willing to donate their time to provide exceptional end-of-journey care to local hospice patients and their families. As a volunteer, you gave that special ability to provide companionship whether playing cards/games, watching old movies, listening to music, or just reminiscing about the past. There is no physical care involved. Hours are flexible - weekdays, evenings, or weekends. All we ask is that you visit your assigned patient 1-2 hours per week. That's it! It's just an hour a week to make a difference in the life of a hospice patient. interested?? Contact us soon!
About Elara Caring
1530 West Market Street, Akron, OH 44313, US
We provide you the appropriate type of care wherever you call home. Our team’s understanding of a patient's health needs allows us to deliver proactive, customized care that improves quality of life and keeps you comfortable and safe at home. Elara Caring Hospice volunteers are compassionate, giving individuals from all walks of life who share the most precious gift they have - their time - to enhance the lives of others.
Elara Caring is one of the nation’s largest providers of home-based care, with a footprint in the Northeast, Midwest and South. Elara brings together three award-winning organizations - Great Lakes Caring, National Home Health Care, and Jordan Health Services - into one transformational company, which provides the highest-quality comprehensive care continuum of personal care, skilled home health, hospice care and behavioral health.
Elara Caring leads patients through the post-acute care journey by providing the appropriate level of care, delivered wherever our patients call home. The company’s intimate understanding of its patients’ needs allows it to apply proprietary platforms to deliver proactive, customized care that improves quality of life and keeps patients in their homes.
The company, comprised of 35,000 caregivers serving over 60,000 patients and their families daily, in 225 locations across 16 states, is focused on providing patients with the right care, at the right time, in the right place.
Multiple locations Kent, OH 44240
September 21, 2022
- Visual Arts
- Bereavement Support
- Patient Care
- Hospice Care
- Veteran Care
- Music Therapy
- Background Check
- Must be at least 16
- Orientation or Training
- Our volunteers typically spend 1-2 hours per week with their assigned patient. Schedules flexible.
- Proof of COVID vaccination or weekly COVID testing prior to patient visits.