Volunteer with FoH!

12th September 2013

Friends of Hospice is hosting our Companion Volunteer training program on Tuesday evenings from 5:30pm-7:30pm starting on October 1, 2013 running for 6 weeks. Completion of this program (along with a cleared background check) allows you to volunteer directly with hospice patients and in our Day Hospice and covers topics such as:

1.            What’s it all about? A comprehensive look at hospice care

2.           What can I do? Guidelines for volunteer activities

3.            The greatest gift. Learning to listen with love

4.            Physical care of the dying person

5.            Things of the spirit. Understanding the spiritual needs of a hospice family

6.            A time for grief. Understanding bereavement

7.            Caring for you. Learning to give without hurting yourself