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ORGANIZATION: Kindred home care and hospice

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Kindred Hospice has a staff of volunteers that are trained to provide companionship and support to the patient and their family. Listed below are are examples of what our volunteers can do to help our patients and families.
1.Sit with patients in their homelike setting ( such as an assisted living facility, nursing home) for a few hours for caregiver relief
2. Provide care giver relief
3.Provide companionship- reading, talking, playing games/cards, writing letters or crafts, providing emotional/spiritual support.
4.Make tuck in calla on a regular basis, usually weekly to ensure that the patient has supplies needed prior to the weekend/ and/or holiday
5.Conduct life reviews
6. Light house keeping and/or yard work
7. Paint fingernails and brush/style hair
8. prepare meals/snacks
9. Preform /play music
10. Help admin in the home office in Camp Hill
11. Ability to work with Veteran patients and families

Kindred Hospice ensures proper safety measures against covid 19 such as having volunteers vaccinated for their safety as well as the patients that we serve and also wearing PPE/masks while working with our patients.

More opportunities with Kindred home care and hospice

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Kindred home care and hospice

Location:

205 grandview avenue, Camp Hill, PA 17011, US

Mission Statement

To provide compassionate care and extraordinary service to patients and the families we serve.

Description

Kindred hospice is a health care organization that aids in comfort and peace in the end stages of life. Our vision is to be the best in class provider of clinically innovative healthcare services in the home. Our values consist of being authentic, we show compassion, embrace accountability, champion successes- big and small, and innovate for the future.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Veterans & Military Families
Community, Health & Medicine, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

205 Grandview AvenueCamp Hill, PA 17011

(40.25699,-76.92204)
 

SKILLS

  • Music Arts
  • Animal Therapy
  • Community Outreach
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Storytelling

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • weekly if possible, time that fits into volunteers schedule
  • Drug test, paid for by Kindred, proof of covid vaccination, standard background checks just like all employees

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