Become a Hospice Volunteer in Douglasville, GA - With one hour a week, you could change a life.

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ORGANIZATION: Agape Hospice Care - Atlanta, Georgia

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Douglasville, GA, We need you!

  • Do you have a passion for helping others?
  • Do you need volunteer hours for your college?
  • Are you looking for something to do with your time?
  • Then hospice volunteering could be for you.
We are looking for 17 yrs and older to become hospice companionship volunteers. As a volunteer you will make a visit to a hospice patient, spend about an hour per week visiting. You will NOT do hands on care, you would not do any medication administering, you would just do friendly visits to help make a patient happy. We provide free training, we will shadow you on your first visit. You will gain life changing experiences.

What does it take to become a hospice volunteer?

  1. Fill out an application and consent to do a background check (we pay for that)
  2. Get a TB test - given for free at our Villa Rica office, M,T, W. then go back two days later to have it ready.
  3. Take 9 on line modules to prepare you for volunteering
  4. Meet up for an in-person orientation
  5. Start your volunteering

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About Agape Hospice Care - Atlanta, Georgia

Location:

1395 S Marietta Parkway SE, Bldg 750 Suite 730, Marietta, GA 30067, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Agape Hospice Care is to provide quality care for patients faced with a life-limiting illness. We assist any person with a terminal illness with the ability to live with little or no pain or suffering and to accept death without fear.

Description

Agape Hospice Care was a nurse-owned and family-run hospice that believes in providing the best care possible. At Agape Hospice Care, we support an individual’s Goal to live each day as they decide, whether in the home or at a facility. Agape Hospice Care Volunteers are an integral part of the Hospice team. We take pride in having volunteers from many different backgrounds with many different talents and abilities. Our hospice volunteers give generously of their time to assist patients, and caregivers to relieve some of the tasks required when one becomes lives with a terminal diagnosis.

CAUSE AREAS

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

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

125 West Montgomery StreetVilla Rica, GA 30180

(33.73256,-84.92061)
 

SKILLS

  • Bereavement Support
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Hospice Care
  • Veteran Care
  • Keyboard Instrument

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 17
  • Orientation or Training
  • you can volunteer on your schedule, we usually visit one hour per week, we will work with your schedule.
  • Must be Mature, Empathitic, Reliable, and Committed

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