Volunteers Making a Change

Open Opportunity

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Are you passionate about helping others?

We would love to have you be part of New Life Hospice as a volunteer.

Our mission is to help each family that we serve live life to the fullest until they no longer can. At New Life Hospice, our goal is to provide the precious gift of time and memories as our family begins a new chapter in their lives. Volunteers are the heart of hospice.

Qualifications:

A compassionate individual who accepts and respects the differences among others

The spirit of compassion and understanding towards those who are on the end-of-life journey

The ability to communicate effectively with others

Must be able to pass a background check and drug testing

Current Driver’s License and Auto Insurance

Fully vaccinated

Responsibilities:

Conduct home visits to provide patients companionship and relieve caregivers

Maintain and summit records of time spent with patient and family to volunteer coordinator

Direct patient care can include:

  • music at bedside
  • conversation
  • running errands
  • artwork
  • emotional support to patient/family
  • listening
  • light household chores

For volunteers who prefer not to work directly with patients, they may assist the hospice organization with administrative and general office tasks

Communicate with the volunteer coordinator or hospice personnel regarding:

  • Changes in condition
  • Need to change in scheduled visits
  • Missed reason and visit
  • Any communication with other personnel, if patient resides in a facility or is in contracted facility for short-term inpatient care

Volunteers are the heart of hospice; without them we would not be able to provide the support and services needed to enhance the quality of life for patients and their families. 

Positions
19 Remaining
Age Limit
18 and up
Social
Requirements
Background check, Other
Requirement Details

A compassionate individual who accepts and respects the differences among others

The spirit of compassion and understanding towards those who are on the end-of-life journey

The ability to communicate effectively with others

Must be able to pass a background check and drug testing

Current Driver’s License and Auto Insurance

Fully vaccinated

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