Hospice Volunteers with talent in Reiki, Art, Music, and Pet Therapy
Our Hospice volunteers receive specialized training to play a vital role in the delivery of care for people facing serious illness. In partnership with our staff, volunteers support patients and their families through companionship, respite care, and administrative support. We are seeking pet therapy teams, Reiki practitioners, and musicians. Our hospice training can be completed through a convenient at home online program. You will be given a background in hospice philosophy, caring for caregivers, self-care, and compassionate communication.
About Visiting Nurse Home & Hospice
1184 East Main Road, Portsmouth, RI 02871, US
Visiting Nurse Home & Hospice is a not-for-profit, independent home healthcare and hospice agency providing optimal health and quality of life for individuals and families in Rhode Island and Southeastern Massachusetts.
Founded in Newport in 1950, Visiting Nurse Home & Hospice has grown from a small grassroots homecare agency to a regional homecare organization employing over 300 people. Headquartered in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, we also have branch offices in North Kingstown and Providence as well as a supply station in Swansea, Massachusetts. We provide home care nursing, rehabilitation, hospice & palliative care, maternal child health, social work, and community clinics to over 900 patients daily and take pride in living our mission of providing optimal health and quality of life for individuals across Rhode Island and in Southeastern Massachusetts.
Multiple locations Portsmouth, RI 02871
September 30, 2021
- Bereavement Support
- Hospice Care
- Music Therapy
- Social Work
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 21
- Orientation or Training
- Flexible time commitments 1-3 hours a week. 6 month commitment after completing the training.
- Health screening, Covid and Flu vaccines required