Compassus Hospice Needs Volunteers to Visit Our Patients

Compassus Hospice is currently recruiting volunteers in New Haven and Fairfield counties.

We are looking for dedicated individuals to visit with our patients where they reside; ie skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, private homes. We are also in need of people who would like to help out in our office with clerical functions. We are asking for a minimum of 1 hour a week commitment.

Our volunteers offer a variety of services dependent on our patients needs and desires.

Some examples are: companionship, life review, reading to patient, playing music, holding hands, helping with activites such as bingo or cards, looking at family photos or magazines.

Our volunteers provide a vital service for our patients and function as intregal part of our care team as well as a source of comfort for families as they cope with their loved one's end of life journey.

Thank you for considering Compassus Hospice!

 

Volunteer Requirements: 
vetting/orientation process required which includes fingerprinting and background check and training at our office
Opportunity Location: 
Compassus Hospice
109 Boston Post Road
06477 Orange , CT
Created: June 26, 2017 - 10:53am
-- Updated: June 26, 2017 - 10:53am