Haywood Hospice volunteer trainingWritten by Admin
Training for hospice is scheduled for the end of this month at Lake Junaluska First Baptist Church.
Haywood Regional Medical Center Hospice & Palliative Care will hold the volunteer training series on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 25, 26, 27 and 28.
The 12-hour program will orient volunteers to the hospice philosophy and program, and help them to find their niche in hospice volunteerism.
Volunteer opportunities include: patient and family support; companionship visits; respite care for caregivers; errands; bereavement support; delivering a single rose to the family after death; office assistance; chaplaincy and other professional services; fundraising and community events planning.