Kind Hearts Wanted...Hospice Unit Volunteer (Waukesha County)

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Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care

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Seasons Hospice

Volunteers at Seasons Hospice Inpatient Center in Waukesha serve both patients and families.

Activities might include socializing with the patient and/or family, listening to a life review with the patient, reading to or writing for the patient; playing games; running errands; playing music; providing support to family members, being a silent presence bedside, and assisting with administrative tasks.

A volunteer may have the option to do administrative tasks and family greeting, without doing patient visits.

Training classes are offered to provide help in making every visit a good one.

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About Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care

Location:

6737 West Washington Avenue, Suite 2150, Milwaukee, WI 53214, US

Mission Statement

SEASONS HOSPICE's vision is to: Recognize that individuals and families are the true experts in their own care - Support our staff so they can put our patients and families first - Find creative solutions which add quality to life - Strive for excellence beyond accepted standards - Increase the community's awareness of hospice as part of the continuum of care

Description

Hospice is a vision of caring that gives patients with terminal illness choices about how they spend the last days of their lives. Volunteers fill a unique roll in supporting the patient and family as they are the one member of the team whose role is to simply be there for them-- no poking or prodding, no giving medicines or taking temperatures-- the volunteer is there to provide a comforting presence and practical support.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

3217 Fiddlers Creek DriveWaukesha, WI 53188

(43.01791,-88.2871)
 

SKILLS

  • Administrative Support
  • Office Reception
  • Hospice Care

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • a few hours each week, flexible with your schedule

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