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ORGANIZATION: Compassus Hospice

  • 1 person is interested

Non-medical volunteers to spend time with friendly visits, writing letters, companionship visits, emotional and spiritual support, Office/administrative tasks.

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About Compassus Hospice

Location:

301 N Main Suite 250, Wichita, KS 67202, US

Mission Statement

Volunteering with Compassus is a rewarding way to enhance the lives of hospice patients and their families. You’ll find companionship with fellow volunteers and joy in serving others. Hospice volunteers are part of a very special team of people who serve patients receiving end-of-life care and their families, working together to preserve dignity and quality of life.

Description

Volunteering with Compassus is a rewarding way to enhance the lives of hospice patients and their families. You’ll find companionship with fellow volunteers and joy in serving others. Hospice volunteers are part of a very special team of people who serve patients receiving end-of-life care and their families, working together to preserve dignity and quality of life.

The Qualities Of An Effective Hospice Volunteer

Hospice volunteers should have a compassionate and kind attitude toward their patients. They should strive to provide comfort and support for both the patient and their family members. They should be reliable, punctual, and prepared for the tasks assigned to them. Good communication skills are essential in this role. Hospice volunteers should have a good understanding of hospice services, as well as, the hospice philosophy of care, taught during training. Finally, hospice volunteers should be non-judgmental and respectful towards patients and their families.

CAUSE AREAS

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

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

301 N Main suite 250Wichita, KS 67202

(37.69022,-97.33868)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • Administrative Support
  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care
  • People Skills
  • Music Therapy

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Time Commitment is 1-3 hours a week

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