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ORGANIZATION: Compassus Hospice

Massage Therapist

Compassus Hospice is seeking kind and caring licensed massage therapists to provide extremely light touch massage to hospice patients.

We are looking for massage therapist volunteers to make visits to our patients in and around Central Illinois to provide relaxation and pain relief through massage. There is no need to bring a massage table-the patient is in a hospital bed or chair and fully clothed. You must be a licensed massage therapist in the State of Illinois. A free mandatory comprehensive hospice volunteer training is provided to you.

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About Compassus Hospice

Location:

7210 N Villa Lake Dr., Peoria, IL 61614, US

Mission Statement

We meet the needs of patients and families with Compassion while conducting our business with uncompromising Integrity and pursuing the highest standards of excellence with a sense of urgency and quality care.

Description

  • Hospice Volunteers Needed!

If you are compassionate, caring, and have a calling to help others, becoming a hospice volunteer might be the perfect opportunity for you. Our volunteers give their time, talent and hearts generously and unselfishly - yet commonly feel that they receive more than they give. Volunteers may choose the area in which they prefer to function and the hours they are willing to donate. We serve all of [enter your service area here].

Some areas to volunteer include:

  • Patient Support: Providing Companionship to the Patient and/or Caregiver Relief
  • Administrative: Data Entry, Filing and Office Assistance
  • Special Projects: Nursing Home Activities, Sewing, Holidays, Special Events
  • Bereavement Support
Hospice volunteers work in their own community on a schedule that fits their availability. Non-medical volunteers may provide some of the following services: Office/administrative tasks, friendly visits, writing letters, reading to patients, listening presence, affirmation of personhood, Companionship, sitting vigil, patient caregiver relief, emotional support, helping with health fairs/community education.

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families
Health & Medicine, Seniors, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Peoria, IL 61614

(40.76583,-89.59691)
 

SKILLS

  • Massage Therapy
  • Aromatherapy
  • Patient Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Physical Therapy
  • Spiritual Healing

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Our volunteers often give 1 to 3 hours per week, but there is no minimum requirement

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