Direct Care Volunteer

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ORGANIZATION: Gentiva Hospice -Flint

The Direct Care Volunteer serves as an additional support to patients and families dealing with a terminal illness and end-of-life issues. Support is provided in a variety of ways, including the provision of companionship and socialization to patients, or offering respite to stressed caregivers. Direct Care Volunteers may also make tuck in calls to patients and families. The Direct Care Volunteer must possess the ability to actively listen and communicate compassionately with patients, families, and caregivers at the end-of-life. He/she has the ability to work as a team with family members and hospice staff. He/she must have the ability to respect patient/family belief systems, emotional maturity and sensitivity. Must be dependable and have access to reliable transportation. He/ she must have an understanding of Hospice philosophy and goals.

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About Gentiva Hospice -Flint

Location:

4458 Oakbridge Drive, Suite D, Flint, MI 48532, US

Mission Statement

At Gentiva, we believe every day is an opportunity to make care more personal and life more comfortable. That's why we offer personal care, home health care, palliative care, and hospice care to give people the support they need with dignity, grace, and love.

Description

Our place is by the side of those who need care. With strength and empathy, our family of extraordinary
clinicians and caregivers offer individualized care, including physical, emotional and spiritual support, so that
you and your loved ones can enjoy the best possible quality of life.

CAUSE AREAS

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

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

4458 Oakbridge Drive,Suite DFlint, MI 48532

(42.99405,-83.76986)
 

SKILLS

  • Elder care
  • Patient Care
  • Hospice Care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • There is no set time commitment. Only what you want to give.
  • The Cost of all background check, fingerprinting, and drug screening will be covered by Gentiva Hospice - Flint.

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