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Hospice Companion (Non-Medical)

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ORGANIZATION: Amedisys Hospice Hermitage/ Nashville area

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 34 people are interested

Become a Hospice Companion with Amedisys Hospice-Nashville!

Do you enjoy reading, watching movies, chatting with a friend, arts and crafts, baking?

Have you ever thought about how you can make difference in our community by serving others? That is the magic of being a volunteer with Amedisys Hospice. You can be doing the very things that you enjoy the most while making an impact in another’s life. We work with you to match your interests, skills, and passions to meet the greatest needs of our patients and their families. You might choose to visit patients and discuss last night’s football game, assist with household chores, gardening, or reading to a patient. Or you can prepare baked goods and/or meals that our staff can deliver to patients, and you can deliver as well.

If you have a passion for caring for others and are looking for a way to make a difference in people’s lives, consider becoming a hospice volunteer. Amedisys Hospice gives patients who are facing a life-limiting illness the freedom to live ALL the days of their lives by offering comfort, dignity, and quality of life. As a hospice volunteer and an important part of our hospice care team, you can help improve the quality of life for our patients, their families, and their caregivers.

  • Offering Companionship
  • Creating and delivering seasonal gifts
  • Creating and delivering birthday gifts
  • Providing respite for caregivers
  • Grocery Shopping/Running Errand

"Time is valuable. And at the end of life, every moment matters. Consider giving some of your time to make others’ lives brighter. You may find that your life becomes brighter too."

If you are interested, please contact Tamara Fuller, Regional Volunteer Coordinator

901-215-7238/ tamara.fuller@amedisys.comor copy and paste the link below to start your application:
https://bttr.im/ne943

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About Amedisys Hospice Hermitage/ Nashville area

Location:

3901 Central Pike, Suite 259, Hermitage, TN 37076, US

Mission Statement

We honor those we serve with compassionate home health, hospice, and personal care services that apply the highest quality clinical practices toward allowing our patients to maintain a sense of independence, quality of life and dignity.

Description

As a community-based agency, Amedisys Hospice is committed to providing proper care of the dying patient and their family, as well as education for the community regarding Hospice. Hospice Care is provided to any patient regardless of ability to pay. Our Volunteer Program assists patients and families with social and emotional support.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Seniors
Community, Health & Medicine, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Nashville, TN 37240

(36.14663,-86.80257)
 

SKILLS

  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care
  • Crocheting
  • People Skills
  • Music Therapy

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • None

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