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Provide telephone conversations with homebound Veterans!

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ORGANIZATION: Soldiers' Angels - Vancouver

c Compassionate Care Volunteer

Provide telephone conversations with homebound Veterans!

To provide telephone conversation with homebound Veterans seeking connection; provide support and communication to the Veteran's caregiver. This is a community-based assignment where the volunteer will utilize a quiet, private area to call the Veteran/Caregiver.

  • Schedule & participate in telephone visits, which may consist of conversing with the Veteran/caregiver for a mutually agreed upon time frame (generally 20 minutes per phone call).
  • Participate in regular phone contact to convey support and concern.
  • Volunteers are responsible for using their own telephone.
  • Immediately report any problems, or concerns conveyed by the Veteran and/or caregiver to the CCC Coordinator who works as the liaison to the Veteran’s primary care team.
  • Good people skills, excellent communication/listening skills.
  • Emotionally mature, positive, and service-oriented
  • Sensitive to needs of Veterans/caregivers in stressful situations
  • Excellent phone proficiency such as a clear voice, good listening skills, compassionate
  • Ability to work independently

Volunteer agrees not to meet with the Veteran in person in their home or in the community.

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About Soldiers' Angels - Vancouver

Location:

Vancouver VA, Vancouver, WA 98661, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Soldiers’ Angels is to provide aid, comfort, and resources to the military, veterans, and their families.

Description

This site provides support to the Vancouver area and the Vancover VA.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families
Community, Seniors, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Vancouver VA1601 E Fourth Plain Blvd.Vancouver, WA 98661

(45.63897,-122.65803)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 20 minutes per phone call

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