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Patient Visitors/Caregiver Respite needed in the East Bay-Berkeley/Pinole area

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ORGANIZATION: Kindred Hospice

  • 3 people are interested

Volunteers are the heart of Kindred Hospice and they provide a wide range of services to help patients facing a terminal disease , and provide assistance to their loved ones!

Volunteers are needed to provide:

  • Companionship/socialization
  • reading to the patient
  • playing cards
  • listening to music
  • Sharing interests and life stories

These simple activities can provide much needed social stimulation and valuable respite for caregivers.

Touching a life, easing someone's pain, the personal fulfillment of knowing you made a difference---can be life changing!


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About Kindred Hospice

Location:

4820 Business Center Drive, Suite 105, Fairfield, CA 94534, US

Mission Statement

It is to honor life and offer compassion to individuals, and their families, when facing a life-limiting illness.

Description

Administrative Volunteers

Provide administrative/clerical support including filing, answering phones, mailings, etc. Some tasks can be done from your home.

Bereavement Volunteers

Provide bereavement support to families through supportive phone calls, mailings and visits.

Visitor Volunteers

Make friendly visits to people on hospice care in their homes or long-term health care facilities, and provide companionship and support to the patient and their families.

Tuck-In Volunteers

Make weekly telephone calls to check on patients/families to assess their needs.

Specialty and Professional Volunteers

Volunteers who want to provide specific support including music, vigil, art/crafts, life review video, spiritual support, handyman, etc. Also, those who want to share professional skills such as art and music therapists, beauticians and barbers and other professional services (volunteers must be certified, licensed or registered in the professional specialty).

CAUSE AREAS

Seniors
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Berkeley, CA 94701

(37.86832,-122.27039)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • flexible

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