Community VNA Seeking Hospice Volunteers
Training course April 2 to 23.
Community VNA Hospice and Palliative Care located in Attleboro is seeking new hospice volunteers.
Those interested will participate in a 20 hour training course beginning April 2 running through April 23. Sessions will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays 9 a.m. to noon at Community VNA, 10 Emory St., Attleboro.
Volunteers are trained to help in a variety of ways such as providing companionship, running errands, reading aloud, or simply being a listening presence. Most volunteer assignments are scheduled during the day and take place in the communities they serve which include Attleboro, Easton, Foxborough, Franklin, Mansfield, Norton, N. Attleboro, Plainville, Rehoboth, Seekonk and Wrentham.
One might also choose to volunteer in other areas such as assisting in the administrative offices by preparing mailings, filing and assisting with special events which are part of the agency’s community outreach efforts.