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ORGANIZATION: CHRISTUS VNA Hospice and Palliative Care

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Christus VNA Hospice and Palliative Care is in urgent need of compassionate and dedicated respite volunteers. These volunteers will provide much-needed support to families of hospice patients by offering relief during appointments, engagements, or other activities that don't require regular volunteer visits.

Role Description:

· Provide companionship and care to hospice patients while their families attend to personal appointments or engagements.

· Offer emotional support and a comforting presence to both patients and their families.

· Assist with light activities to ensure the well-being and comfort of patients during the volunteer's visit.

Requirements:

· A compassionate and caring attitude.

· Ability to dedicate flexible hours as needed.

· No prior medical experience necessary-training will be provided.

· Background check and references.

Benefits:

Make a meaningful difference in the lives of patients and their families.

Gain valuable experience in hospice care and support.

Join a community of caring volunteers.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in becoming a respite volunteer, please contact Christus VNA Hospice and Palliative Care at 210-785-5255 or visit our website at https://lhcgroup.com/become-a-hospice-volunteer to fill out a volunteer application form.

Thank you for your willingness to help those in need during a critical time in their lives.

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About CHRISTUS VNA Hospice and Palliative Care

Location:

5253 Prue Rd, Suite 315C, San Antonio, TX 78240, US

Mission Statement

How We Care for Those You Love Hospice care can take place in a person’s home, nursing home or hospital. No matter where the care takes place, the goal is to help the patient to be as comfortable as possible with symptom management and pain control as well as practical, emotional and spiritual support.

Description

We welcome hospice volunteers from all walks of life. Whether you contribute your time and talents directly with patients or prefer to work behind the scenes, we invite you to become a member of a dedicated group of compassionate caregivers who serve as vital members of our hospice team.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families
Community, Seniors, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

Mon Jul 22, 2024 - Sun Oct 20, 2024
08:00 AM -

WHERE

5253 Prue Rd. Suite 100-CSan Antonio, TX 78240

(29.54579,-98.58871)
 

SKILLS

  • Patient Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Crocheting
  • Knitting

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 30
  • Orientation or Training
  • 9 hours a month

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