Kind Hearts Wanted...Hospice Unit Volunteer (Milwaukee County)
61 people are interested
Volunteers at Seasons Hospice Inpatient Center in Wauwatosa 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.
About Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care
6737 West Washington Avenue, Suite 2150, Milwaukee, WI 53214, US
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
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.
We'll work with your schedule.
7500 N West AveWauwatosa, WI 53213
April 6, 2020
- Administrative Support
- Office Reception
- Hospice Care
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- a few hours each week, flexible with your schedule