8 people are interested
Do you live in the Bridgewater/Raynham/Taunton? We are looking for compassionate individuals
ORGANIZATION: Bristol Hospice Fall River
Please visit the new page to apply.
8 people are interested
We are currently looking for Volunteers in the Bridgewater Raynham Taunton and surrounding area to join our team. imagine being able to provide support and comfort to individuals in your community. our census is growing in your area and we have some awesome patients that need you. Bristol Hospice relies on volunteers to provide an array of support services to our patients and families. Hospice volunteers gain great personal satisfaction in knowing that they made an impact on someone's life. Volunteers help our patients make everyday a better day and give patients a moment of normalcy in the midst of what might otherwise be a very stressful time.
Volunteers are an integral part of our hospice team. Whether it's providing companionship to a patient, offering support to family and caregivers, assisting the office team or participating in community outreach, the contributions of our volunteers are essential to our hospice program.
We have patients residing in the community and in facilities in all areas of Bristol County. We probably can have you visiting with patients in your home town or a town very close by.
No experience necessary as we do a very in depth training program and ongoing support.
We encourage individuals that speak a second language to apply.
We also encourage Veterans to consider volunteering. We belong to the We Honor Veterans Program.
Our patients need you ! Please consider joining our team.
About Bristol Hospice Fall River
275 Martine Street, Fall River, MA 02723, US
Bristol Hospice’s mission is to provide dignity and quality of life through death and beyond with compassion, passion, and commitment. Focus of care is directed toward patient goals for the remainder of life and is adjusted and refocused as the condition of patient changes. Nurses, social workers, home health aides, volunteers, bereavement counselors, chaplains, hospice physicians and management of Bristol Hospice provide a dynamic, holistic interdisciplinary team to serve the patient, family, caregiver and significant other. The Bristol Hospice team will continuously strive to meet and exceed the unique and very individualized spiritual, emotional, and physical needs of the patient during the dying process; continuing through the bereavement period that follows the passing of a loved one.
Hospice Volunteer Opportunities include: Companion Volunteers (simply spending time with the patient. Also helping families with errands, household chores, shopping, transportation, etc.); Vigil Volunteers (be a comforting presence during the last days of patients lives); Specialty Volunteers (Pet Therapy/Massage Therapy, REIKI practitioners, Musicians, etc.); Office Volunteers (practical healthcare experience/resume building! Filing, organizing, data entry, mailings and other office tasks) Call 774-379-7232 for more info
Multiple locations Taunton, MA 02780
November 15, 2023
- Administrative Support
- Bereavement Support
- Hospice Care
- Veteran Care
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- We request that you commit to 1-2 hours per week. We will be very flexible. We will work with you to schedule your visits for a time and location that works for you.
- All applicants are required to have a background check, TB test We will provide all the education.