Volunteer Training Sessions Coming Soon!
Beloit Regional Hospice is offering volunteer training! Volunteers are an invaluable support to hospice patients and their families. This is a two day training program and is scheduled for for Saturday, June 3, 2017, at Beloit Memorial Hospital in the boardroom, and Saturday, June 24th, 2017, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at Beloit Memorial Hospital in the auditorium. A light lunch and delicious refreshments will be provided. Patient support volunteers assist patients and families by providing companionship, emotional support, caregiver relief, or light housekeeping as needed. This training is designed to provide you with information on hospice care and end-of-life education including:
- Hospice goals, services, and philosophy
- Communication and family dynamics
- Active listening
- Symptom and pain management
- Dying, death, and the grieving process
- Volunteer opportunities
Please call 608-363-7421 or email firstname.lastname@example.org by May 29th to reserve your spot!
This is an informal, interactive learning experience. You must attend both days, or make-up work can be provided if absolutely necessary. You can become part of our amazing group of volunteers who ensure that Beloit Regional Hospice can continue to offer pet visits, a music program, Kindred Spirits Photography, a vigil program, and much more. Bring your special gifts to help our patients and their loved ones through a difficult time!