"For what is needed at the end of life is not so much to add days to life, but to add life to the remaining days."
Volunteers are at the heart of hospice
Our In-Home Hospice Volunteers provide emotional, social, spiritual and practical (non-medical) support for people living with a life-limiting illness, their Caregivers and families.
We know that caring for someone at the end of life can offer a deeply meaningful experience for both the Client and Volunteer alike. It opens a window into a richness of human diversity, presenting unique social and cultural perspectives, and inviting exploration of personal legacy and concepts of self.
Our next volunteer training is in February 2019. For the schedule click here.
To fill out a volunteer application click here.
Applications and inquiries can be sent to email@example.com.
Volunteers in Hospice are:
The in-home Volunteer role is rooted in offering a compassionate and attentive presence to our Clients. Activities may vary depending on a Client's needs and interests. and we take care to match our Volunteers according to their own unique attributes and abilities. Individual visits usually last two to four hours and take place on a weekly basis.
A volunteer may offer: