Volunteers Wanted for Friendly Hospice Patients!
ORGANIZATION: Ohio Valley Hospice
Please visit the new page to apply.
The need for those who are ready and willing to make a difference is great...
Volunteers are an essential part of hospice care team. Talented and caring people in our community are offering their time to help us attain our mission of providing quality and compassionate care to those in the final stages of life. Our volunteers often have a personal hospice experience, and can empathize firsthand to the experiences of our patients and families.
Direct care volunteers with Ohio Valley Hospice make a difference by:
* Providing companionship and friendship to patients during the last days of their lives.
* Offering emotional and spiritual support to families and caregivers.
* Running errands to ease the burden felt by family and loved ones.
* Performing light household chores to help create a clean, orderly and comfortable environment.
Participating in family support during bereavement process.
Some volunteers choose to provide indirect services important to efficient hospice operations as well. These tasks include assistance with word processing, photocopying, filing, mailing and answering telephone calls.
All of our volunteers complete an application and interview process, followed by receiving the training needed to work properly with our professional team. They are a diverse group of people with one thing in common- a hospice heart. If you interested in becoming an Ohio Valley Hospice Volunteer, please contact us for more information.
About Ohio Valley Hospice
11590 Century Blvd. Suite 110, Cincinnati, OH 45246, US
Our mission at Hospice of the Miami Valley is dedicated in providing compassionate, comfort care to patients and their families facing a life-limiting illness. Our first responsibility is to serve our patients and their families facing a life-limiting illness. Our first responsibility is to serve our patients and families with integrity, compassion and respect. Committed to creating an environment of healing, our interdisciplinary team approach of physical, psychosocial and spiritual services, support each individual's life journey with comfort and dignity. Hospice of the Miami Valley is dedicated to serve those affected by serious illness and who need hospice services regardless of ability to pay.
Ohio Valley Hospice offers Individualized in-home hospice care, allowing patients a peaceful end-of-life experience in a familiar and secure environment. We provide a full spectrum of hospice services uniquely designed to meet the individual needs and preferences of our patients and families. Our professional team members are experienced and compassionate individuals who work endlessly to deliver thoughtful and respectful end-of-life care that emphasizes living as fully and comfortably as possible.
Multiple locations Springfield, OH 45504
September 27, 2022
- Bereavement Support
- Patient Care
- Hospice Care
- Veteran Care
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- We will work with your schedule
- TB testing, Background check, Training