Companion Volunteers Needed!


(42.261272,-71.802284)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Medway, Franklin, Ashland & BellinghamWorcester, MA 01608


About

Would you like to make a difference in someone's life? Spend time with them!
Aseracare Hospice is seeking volunteers who are willing to offer companionship and social support to patients who are terminally ill (and their families). Scheduling is flexible and all volunteers will be placed as close to their home or work as possible. Looking for volunteers who can offer weekly or biweekly visits, 2-4 hours a month. Training will be provided on Hospice philosophy and direct service with patients.

Share your heart; hold a hand, play cards, listen to music, read out loud, enjoy pleasant conversation, provide presence... just be yourself!

An informational Volunteer Packet can be sent directly to you-just be sure to forward your mailing address!

Skills

  • Elder care
  • Veteran Care
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • Relationship Building
  • Patient Care

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 hours a month
  • Background Check, CORI, Clear Drug Screen, TB Tests

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