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Hospice Volunteer - Sports Enthusiast

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ORGANIZATION: Care360 Hospice

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Position Title: Sports Enthusiast Volunteer

Location: Serving Communities Throughout Ohio (Central Ohio, Dayton Region, and Toledo Region)

Organization: Care360 Hospice

Position Summary:
Are you a passionate sports enthusiast looking to make a meaningful difference in the lives of others? Our hospice program is seeking dedicated volunteers who share a love for sports and are eager to bring joy, companionship, and comfort to our patients and their families during their end-of-life journey. As a Sports Enthusiast Hospice Volunteer, you will have the unique opportunity to connect with patients who have a shared interest in sports. Your presence and engagement will contribute to enhancing their quality of life, providing a sense of companionship, and offering respite to their families. Here are some of the ways you can make a difference:

1. Game Day Conversations: Engage patients in discussions about their favorite sports, teams, and memorable sporting events. Share your passion for sports and listen to their stories, creating meaningful connections.

2. Sports Memorabilia Sharing: Bring in sports memorabilia, magazines, or photos to spark conversations and nostalgic memories related to sports.

3. Live Streaming Events: Spend time with patients watching live or recorded sports events, creating a shared experience that can life their spirits.

Requirements:
- Genuine interest in sports and a willingness to share this passion with hospice patients.
- Compassionate, empathetic, and respectful demeanor.
- Good communication skills and the ability to actively listen.
- Reliable and punctual with a commitment to volunteering on a regular basis.
- Completion of hospice volunteer training (provided by our program).

Benefits:
- Fulfillment in making a positive impact during a challenging time.
- Training and ongoing support to enhance your volunteer experience.
- Opportunity to develop meaningful relationships with patients and their families.
- Personal growth and learning in a hospice care environment.

How to Apply:
If you are interested in becoming a Sports Enthusiast Volunteer and providing a unique way to share companionship with those in need, please complete your interest and submit any relevant information through VolunteerMatch. Our Volunteer Coordinator will reach out to you via email or phone call during business hours to introduce you to the onboarding process.

Join us in our mission to bring comfort and support to those in need. Your presence and dedication can offer comfort and relief when it's needed most.

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About Care360 Hospice

Location:

3455 Mill Run Dr, Suite 100, Hilliard, OH 43026, US

Mission Statement

Our Mission is to Provide Total Encompassing Support for Our Patients and Families During End of Life

Description

Our goal is to achieve the best possible quality of care for patients and families. We will do everything in our power to relieve pain, control symptoms, prevent side effects and complications, and maintain the best quality of life possible.

When asked to name their greatest fear associated with death, respondents most cited "being a burden to family and friends," followed by "pain" and "lack of control." Addressing the whole range of physical and psychological needs of the patient and his or her family in an interdisciplinary way is what makes hospice care so special.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Sports & Recreation
Community, Health & Medicine, Sports & Recreation

WHEN

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WHERE

3455 Mill Run DriveHilliard, OH 43026

(40.02414,-83.12041)
 

SKILLS

  • Hospice Care
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Football (US)
  • Golf

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 hours per month

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