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Kindred Hospice - Flowood, MS

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Make a difference in someone's life by providing compassionate presence and companionship to Kindred Hospice patients and their families in the Rankin County area.

Our Patient Care Hospice volunteers help to provide support and comfort to our hospice patients and families, by visiting them during a time of need.

WE ARE ACCEPTING VOLUNTEERS DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC.


Kindred Hospice volunteers may serve in a multitude of ways, including:

  • Offering patient companionship at bedside
  • Reading a book to patients
  • Engaging in conversation with patients/family members
  • Playing cards or games
  • Singing or playing music
  • Caregiver/family respite
  • Light household work
  • Running an errand
  • Assisting with an arts/craft activity

Volunteers may also assist staff with special events such as memorial services and veteran pinning ceremonies for our hospice patients and families.

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About Kindred Hospice - Flowood, MS

Location:

106 Riverview Drive, Flowood, MS 39232, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Kindred Hospice is to provide compassionate care and extraordinary service to the patients and the families we serve. Kindred is recognized as the leader in home health and hospice services throughout the country. As a part of this nationwide provider, our local interdisciplinary team, is proud to offer services to the Central Mississippi area and beyond.

Description

Kindred Hospice is a provider of end of life care, serving more people than any other Hospice provider in the country.

Volunteers are an essential part of our interdisciplinary team. They help provide support both administratively and in-home to patients and families. Kindred offers extensive training on end of life care to our volunteers.

Community
Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Flowood, MS 39232

(32.32205,-90.10271)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • We will work with your schedule. Our office is open Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm. Only commitment we ask for is a few hours a month.
  • Qualified candidates for patient visits must be at least 18 years of age, pass a background check, fingerprinting, TB test, urine drug test, and orientation training.

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