Ability to recognize what needs to be done and appropriately address needs.
Comfort in dealing with terminally ill and families in emotional distress.
Knowledge of own limitations and the ability to maintain appropriate boundaries.
Must Commit to:
12 Hour minimum hospice volunteer training
12 Hours of continuing education annually
2 Initial tuberculosis skin tests for any volunteer with direct patient interaction
One year initial commitment
Minimum 24 hours per year to remain active