Wildfires are devastating communities across California, causing more than 300,000 people to evacuate their homes and threatening many more. The Camp Fire in Northern California -- one of three blazing across the state -- is the most destructive in state history. We want to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you find access to shelter. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know the most effective ways to contribute.
Passages Hospice volunteers represent a diverse population of students, retirees, homemakers, professionals and service groups. Each volunteer gives of their time for unique reasons, but they all share a common interest in enhancing the well-being of... Read more
Passages Hospice volunteers represent a diverse population of students, retirees, homemakers, professionals and service groups. Each volunteer gives of their time for unique reasons, but they all share a common interest in enhancing the well-being of our patients and families during their end-of-life journey.
Our volunteers receive a sense of fulfillment and appreciation for sharing their time. As a Passages Hospice volunteer, you will be part of an organization dedicated to enhancing quality of life for our patients and their families.
Choose from a variety of opportunities with flexible schedulesPatient care & companionshipDream CoordinationFamily supportAdministrative SupportPet Visits Music / Art Visits Volunteers must meet requirements before starting their assignment Compassionate Reliable Completion of Volunteer Training Tuberculosis Screening Emotionally Mature Criminal Background Check 16 years or older (14-15 with written parental consent) and a physical Comprehensive training prepares volunteers for their duties, topics include Stress Grief and Bereavement Infection Control Dementia Team Approach HIPAA Family Dynamics Policies and Procedures
At Passages, we care for more than the patient. We care for the entire family, and provide additional education, resources and family care services, in addition to legal and medical expertise.
Passages Hospice volunteer program is statewide in Illinois and is expanding into other states currently. Below are our regional office locations: