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Mandarin Chinese Speaking Volunteers Needed

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ORGANIZATION: AccentCare Hospice & Palliative Care of New Jersey

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We are seeking Mandarin Chinese speaking volunteers to visit with patients on our hospice service.

AccentCare Hospice & Palliative Care of NJ provides a special type of healthcare to patients who are at the end of their life. Direct Support Volunteers help by providing compassionate support to our patients and their family members. You can make a difference by...

  • Reading aloud
  • Singing or playing a musical instrument
  • Creating scrapbooks and reminiscing
  • Writing letters for the patient
  • Sitting with a patient so caregivers can take a break
  • Holding a hand

Volunteers are required to be at least 18 years old unless accompanied by a trained adult volunteer (parent or guardian). COVID vaccine and booster are required for this opportunity. AccentCare Hospice provides service to patients and families in their own homes or nursing facilities. Visits are typically 1-3 hours a week and are flexible; they are based on your availability.

Interested in this opportunity? Please apply on our website: https://accentcare.com/volunteer/

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About AccentCare Hospice & Palliative Care of New Jersey

Location:

2147 Route 27, Suite 101, Edison, NJ 08817, US

Mission Statement

We imagine a world where: Patients and clients receive the understanding, empathy, and excellence they deserve. Families experience compassionate support from a trusted guide at each step. Team Members grow, thrive, and find inspiration in a supportive work environment. Communities and Strategic Partners succeed with the help of a comprehensive and responsive partner. AccentCare: Reimagining care, together.

Description

AccentCare is a national leader in post-acute healthcare. AccentCare provides a spectrum of personalized health services including personal care, home health, medical home care, hospice & palliative care, care management, and medical alerts.

AccentCare Hospice & Palliative Care of New Jersey (formerly known as Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care of New Jersey) offers compassionate, expert hospice and palliative care that is personalized to suite our patients' needs and goals, all designed to maximize their health, autonomy, and peace of mind. To learn more, please visit our website: https://accentcare.com/our-services/hospice-palliative-care/

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
Immigrants & Refugees
Seniors
Health & Medicine, Immigrants & Refugees, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Route 1New Brunswick, NJ 08901

(40.48616,-74.45185)
 

SKILLS

  • Patient Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care
  • Cantonese / Mandarin
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of 1 hour per week; average time commitment is 2-3 hours per week
  • driver's license; COVID vaccine with booster; flu vaccine; background check; MMR vaccination series or titers; annual TB testing; annual education and training

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