Halifax Health – Hospice Seeks Volunteers for Ormond Beach Area

Halifax Health - Hospice seeks caring, supportive and dedicated volunteers to provide assistance in the Ormond Beach area.

At Halifax Health – Hospice Care Centers, volunteers can choose to help prepare meals; socialize with patients and families; or serve as a receptionist answering phones and greeting visitors.  Those who can assist with clerical duties, including data entry, are needed as well. 

Halifax Health – Hospice also seeks volunteers who can visit patients in their homes, nursing homes or assisted living facilities to socialize and provide respite for caregivers.

Those interested need to attend all three curriculums being held on Thursday, October 13 – Curriculum I (1 - 4:30 p.m.) and Thursday, October 20 - Curriculum II & III (1 - 4:30 p.m.) at the Halifax Health – HospiceOrmond BeachCareCenter, 235 Booth Road, Ormond Beach.  For additional information, contact Tammy Dunn at 386.425.4701 ext. 66127, tammy.dunn@halifax.org or Pattie Lax at 386.425.4701 ext. 66478, patricia.lax@halifax.org.

Since 1979, Halifax Health – Hospice, a not-for-profit organization, has provided extraordinary end-of-life care and grief support for patients and families through a uniquely specialized team of registered nurses, licensed social workers, spiritual care counselors, hospice aides, complementary therapists and more than 600 volunteers who are on-call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  For more information on Halifax Health – Hospice services and programs, visit halifaxhealth.org/hospice.

Halifax Health

Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with four outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, two community clinics, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization.  Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as 28 weeks.  For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.

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