Transitions is a nonmedical support program for those with approximately a one year life expectancy. Transitions volunteers help clients maintain independence by providing errands and socialization visits, and help caregivers cope with a loved ones illness by providing respite care for them. Regular assignments involve 1-3 hours per week (fewer for social visits, longer for respite visits) and days/times are often flexible.
Thorough training is provided!
About Tidewell Hospice
5955 Rand Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34238, US
Tidewell Hospice's mission is to provide the highest quality of care that embraces a comprehensive continuum of services for patients and families dealing with advanced illness
Tidewell is an independent, not-for-profit organization offering a home-based, total support system for patients and families dealing with a life-limiting illness, serving more than 1100 patients a day in Sarasota, Manatee, Charlotte and DeSoto counties. Volunteers are part of the Hospice Team that offers supportive medical, emotional, spiritual and volunteer services to patients and families who are facing difficulties at the end of life. Hospice volunteers are concerned individuals who willingly give of their time and talents to help Hospice families in many ways. They come from all walks of life, bonded by the mutual desire to serve the community.