Hospice Quinte invites individuals, living in Belleville, Quinte West, Deseronto, Tyendinaga Township or the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory, who are interested in becoming a Hospice Quinte Visiting Volunteer, to register for our upcoming 10-week Visiting Volunteer training program for new candidates.
Start Date: September 17, 2019
End Date: November 19, 2019
Day / Time: Each Tuesday from 9:00am – 12:00pm
Location: Hospice Quinte Office – Bay View Mall, 2-470 Dundas St. E., Belleville, ON K8N 1G1
Cost: There is no cost to register.
Registration deadline: Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Training topics include:
- Introduction to Hospice Quinte and Hospice Palliative Care
- Role of the Volunteer
- Grief & Bereavement
- Body Mechanics
- Palliative Illnesses
- Comfort Measures
- Infection Prevention & Control
- Advance Directives
Individuals who are interested are asked to please apply online. Selected candidates will be called for a screening interview, and will be required to provide a criminal record check with vulnerable sector search.
Hospice Quinte Visiting Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older and not have experienced a significant loss (such as death, divorce, or loss of job or home) within the last year.
Limited space available. For more information, please contact Jan MacInnes at (613) 966-6610 or firstname.lastname@example.org