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April 2017

Hospice Volunteer Training

Hospice is a team-oriented approach to end-of-life care, and JSSA volunteers play a key role in helping us address our patients' needs and wishes. In 2016, our 190 specially-trained volunteers made more than 5,000 visits to Hospice patients and Transitions clients, providing compassionate support by: Reading aloud Playing games Sharing stories about travel, cooking, gardening and more Documenting important memories Playing musical instruments or singing Bringing certified therapy pets Offering massage therapy Going on brief excursions Volunteers also assist nurses and social…

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April 30, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until May 1, 2017

Temporary Montrose Location, 1390 Piccard Drive, Suite 201
Rockville, 20850 United States

November 2017

Hospice Volunteer Training

Interested in volunteering? JSSA offers specialized training for prospective volunteers for its Hospice and Transitions program.  We seek people with talents that match the needs of local patients and families; each of you has something unique to offer!  If you love to read or play games or enjoy sharing stories about travel, cooking, gardening, or have a well-behaved pet or unusual language skills, we need you!  JSSA volunteers bring the warmth of their community to the beside of those with…

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November 5, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
JSSA, Piccard, 1390 Piccard Drive
Rockville, MD 20850 United States

May 2018

Hospice Volunteer Training

JSSA Hospice Volunteer Training in Rockville

Looking for a meaningful way to give back to your community? Become a hospice volunteer at JSSA! Volunteers are an integral part of JSSA's interdisciplinary hospice team, providing companionship to those receiving end-of-life care and support to their caregivers. We are always looking for the following types of volunteers: Individuals willing to read, play games, listen to music, or share stories Owners of certified therapy dogs Complementary therapists Musicians and singers Foreign language speakers Volunteers are required to attend our two-day…

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May 6, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, happening 2 times

JSSA, Montrose Location, 6123 Montrose Road
Rockville, MD 20852 United States
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