Hospice Volunteer

Date: Ongoing

Organized By: Encompass Hospice

State: AL

Contact: amanda.roberson@encompasshealth.com
Amanda Roberson
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Thank you for considering volunteering with us! We are seeking hospice volunteers to serve our patients and caregivers in the greater Blount and Cullman county areas.

Here are just a few ways you can volunteer with us:
- Visit patients to provide companionship, socialization, and emotional support.
- Run errands for patients and families.
- Walk/care for family pets.
- Assist with light housekeeping.
- Visit, read & listen, enjoy crafts or games together.
- Assist with general office support.

Plus more!

At Encompass Health we foster a culture of compassion and collaboration encouraging and empowering each employee and volunteer to keep learning and growing together. Our compassionate end-of-life care is provided in the patientメs home, whether that is a home address, nursing home, assisted living community, independent living community or other location. It focuses on the physical, spiritual and emotional needs of both the individual patient and our patientsメ loved ones: caregivers, spouses, children, extended family and friends.

Our experienced team understands the complexity of issues and feelings that surround hospice care and end of life. Our care process is designed to maximize our patientメs quality of life and offer our patients and their love ones comfort, support and guidance when facing a terminal illness

Our Goal is to provide a sense of dignity and peace for our patients, while controlling pain, minimizing discomfort and managing symptoms. We also prioritize emotional and spiritual needs, guiding our patients and their loved one through the end-of-life process.

Skill Desired: Medical/Health

Matching Interests: Indoors, Volunteering from Home, Geared for 50+ volunteers, Family friendly, Veterans & Military Families, Seniors, Health & Wellness, Community

This volunteer listing is provided by AARP's Create the Good. Visit Create The Good to search more volunteer opportunities or post your own opportunity.

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