Volunteer Training Level 1 & 2
Are you looking for a challenging volunteer role where you can make a positive difference in the lives of others? We need reliable and compassionate volunteers for our various support programs and services.
In this online only module, you will learn about the History of Hospice Palliative Care, and the History of our own Mission Hospice Society
On our first evening of training, we will be covering Self Care, Boundaries & Stress Management, Volunteer Roles & Responsibilities. Please review Module Two, online curriculum prior to arriving.
In this full day of training, we will be covering Module Three – Pain and Symptom Management, and Module Four – The Needs of the Dying and their Family.
Please review course materials and complete the exercises prior to arriving.
Listening and effective communication is paramount to your success as a Mission Hospice Volunteer. Please review the online curriculum prior to arriving Thursday evening.
In this online only curriculum, we will cover Family Dynamics. Please review all of module nine prior to our next in-class session.
In our final session, we will review MAiD (Medical Assistance in Dying), a guest panel of volunteers will speak about their experiences, both positive and negative, and we will present certificates.