Kaiser Home Care & Hospice Community Volunteer


(33.75867,-117.82609)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

17542 E. 17th St. Suite 300Tustin, CA 92780


About

Community service hours provide a personal touch to families in need, and allow our patients to get the best care possible.Kaiser Hospice/Home Care of Orange County serves both patients in the home setting and provides support services at their Tustin office location.Hospice Volunteers provide specific services of either a supportive patient/family care nature, clerical duties or bereavement support thereby supporting the Home Care and Hospice Program's daily operations and future growth. Each volunteer is an integral part of the Hospice Interdisciplinary Group (IDG)What can a volunteer do? Volunteer Administrative, Clerical and Computer support is needed. Volunteers (age 21 and older) may be allowed to offer weekly visits to our home bound patients, providing respite for the family members of Hospice and Palliative Care patients. (12 hours of inservice training needed for this aspect.) Under 21, we have a vareity of office administrative, and support services.Application and Training: All Volunteers must apply, complete background check, health screening, and receive 10 hours of Training before beginning service. (Level of Training is dependent on type of volunteer involvement.) Internships are available for students, and can include clinical observation.Pet Therapy, Music Therapy, creation of crafts are included as volunteer service projects. Home visitation may include: doing errands for families, providing respite for caregivers, reading to patients, offering listening skills. Each of these are included in services offered to our hospice families.

Skills

  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service
  • Healthcare
  • Bereavement Support
  • Hospice Care
  • Knitting

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3-4 hours per week or 100 hours per year
  • Under 21 is office only. 21 and over have a select few that do home visitation.? Otherwise the prog
Engage your employees, consumers, or students! VolunteerMatch provides the tools that make community involvement easy.