Provide Bereavement Support
VITAS Healthcare of Coastal Cities
VITAS Bereavement Volunteers contact family and loved ones following the death of a VITAS patient. Volunteers may make phone calls, visit, help with mailings or organize support qroups, all with the support and guidance of the VITAS hospice team.
About VITAS Healthcare of Coastal Cities
990 W. 190th Street, Suite 550, Torrance, CA 90502, US
VITAS Healthcare recognizes the importance of a strong and innovative program. Volunteers are an integral part of the hospice program, allowing VITAS to continue personalizing, enhancing and expanding services offered to patients and families. By exemplifying the VITAS Values, volunteers serve as patient and family advocates and are proactive in meeting the needs of patients and families. VITAS integrates volunteers into the hospice team by actively recruiting, training, supporting and creatively utilizing volunteers to meet patient and family needs. Volunteers and their contributions are respected and valued.
Volunteers are the heart of VITAS Healthcare, providing friendly, non-medical patient and family care and offering support services in the office, using their cars and from their own homes.