Hospice Volunteers Needed for Sussex County, NJ


(41.0414,-74.6243)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

350 Sparta AveBldg B Suite 2Sparta, NJ 07871


About

Are you a good listener?
Do you enjoy meeting people?
Are you able to provide a comforting touch?
Do you enjoy making an immediate difference in someone's life?

If you answered "Yes" to any of these questions, then this volunteer opportunity is for you! We are a hospice program that provides services throughout Sussex County.

***Free training is provided***

How Can Volunteers Help?

A trained volunteer can provide the following:

-Relief for the Family - so they can run errands, companionship when family cannot be there, and Respite Care

-Primary Caregiver - by sitting with the patient, making phone calls, support for the patient and family

-Emotional Support - active listening to the patient and family, holding the patient's hand when he/she is scared, by just being there when they need to talk

-Patient and Family Assistance - running errands, helping with light housework, preparing a light meal Volunteers can also come into the office and do office work:

-Admission Packets - they put together the admission packets, make copies for the packets

-Filing - do some light filing of patient's paperwork for their files

Skills

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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