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Hospice Companion Volunteers Needed!

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ORGANIZATION: Envision Hospice

The mission of Envision Hospice is to increase the quality of life and independence of patients on hospice through principles of compassion, integrity, knowledge, and uncompromising service.

We are looking for volunteers to provide patient and family member support for those on hospice. Patient focused volunteers will sit with patients to keep them company, hear stories about their lives, or even just watch a movie together.

Training is provided, and volunteers are not expected or permitted to provide hands-on medical support. You're simply there to be a bright spot in someone's day and provide them with compassionate companionship.

Volunteer assignments are always at will - you can volunteer as often or little as your schedule allows, and take on patients as close or far from your home as you are willing to drive. We are looking for volunteers throughout Kitsap, Pierce, King, and Thurston Counties. All training is virtual.

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About Envision Hospice

Location:

181 South 333rd Street, Suite C-120, Federal Way, WA 98003, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Envision Hospice of Washington is to increase quality of life and patient independence through principles of compassion, integrity, knowledge and uncompromising service.

Description

Envision Hospice is a dynamic agency which is growing in Pierce, Kitsap, King and Thurston counties. We live our mission statement daily, not only with our patients but in the way we work with each other. Volunteers are the bedrock of hospice and we are growing our volunteer department. The virus has proven to be a challenge however we have found ways to still volunteer and be safe.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Community, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Graham, WA 98338

(47.05288,-122.29428)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Music Therapy

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • The initial training is 12 hours in total, over the course of several weeks. All training is virtual. After the onboarding, volunteers can accept assignments at their discretion. Most volunteers spend 1-2 hours a week volunteering.

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