Hospice Volunteers Needed for Sussex County, NJ
- A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
122 people are interested
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
About Compassionate Care Hospice
350 Sparta Ave, Bldg B Suite 2, Sparta, NJ 07871, US
Compassionate Care Hospice is defined by its mission: To affirm life during its final stages by providing holistic compassionate care to patients and their families; by providing access to hospice care for underserved or difficult to serve populations; by wise and efficient use of available resources, and by educating the community in order to provide them with knowledge regarding end-of-life and hospice care around quality of life.
Who We Are
Compassionate Care Hospice is an organization committed to providing excellent hospice care for patients, their families and close friends in Sussex, Warren and Hunterdon Counties in New Jersey.
We care for individuals with a wide range of life-limiting illnesses, including:
• Advanced cardiac disorders
• Advanced pulmonary disorders
• Advanced neurological disorders
• End-stage organ diseases
We believe patients are entitled to live as fully and comfortably as possible. We provide palliative care to reduce pain and control symptoms.
We'll work with your schedule.
350 Sparta AveBldg B Suite 2Sparta, NJ 07871
- People 55+