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Northern Ky - Pet Companion Visits to Patients!!

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ORGANIZATION: Bluegrass Care Navigators

Looking for volunteers who want to make our hospice patients days a little brighter by making visits with your Pet Therapy certified animal. You will surely be rewarded with lots of big smiles, and knowing you made a difference.

We would love to have you and your furbaby on our team! They will even get their very own volunteer badge!

Pets must have a Pet Therapy Certificate, and up to date on vaccines. Volunteers must have COVID vaccine.

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About Bluegrass Care Navigators

Location:

1733 Harrodsburg Road, Lexington, KY 40504, US

Mission Statement

Providing patient-centered care to the seriously ill and their families with excellence and compassion; engaging in community partnerships, education and counseling; offering opportunities to staff, volunteers and donors to enrich lives through their gifts.

Description

Bluegrass Care Navigators is innovative in expanding or evolving services to meet the care needs of its communities.

Our current services include:
Extra Care - personalized home care and private duty
Home Primary Care - primary care for "home limited" patients
Adult Day Health Care - day program for adults with physical or mental conditions
Transitional Care - help with hospital to home and reduction in readmission
Palliative Care - physician consult service for pain and symptom relief
Hospice Care - expert interdisciplinary care for life’s final months
Grief Care - counseling service for anticipatory grief and bereavement

Our Vision

Be the leader in delivering comforting care at the right time to the seriously ill.

Our Core Values

Compassion
Excellence
Teamwork
Respect & Dignity
Diversity
Integrity
Innovation
Sustainability

CAUSE AREAS

Animals
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Animals, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Florence, KY 41042

(38.98033,-84.65837)
 

SKILLS

  • Animal Therapy
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • No minimum amount of volunteer hours required. Very flexible. You get to choose your schedule and how much/little you want to volunteer.
  • COVID Vaccine, TB Test (BCN Provides), Background Check (BCN provides), Online and In person Training.

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