Visiting Nurse Service of New York Hospice and Palliative Care
At VNSNY Hospice Care, our mission is to provide, through an interdisciplinary team, compassionate and skilled care to the terminally ill and their families, with acknowledged respect for their worth, dignity, comfort and freedom of choice, maximizing their quality of life during the dying process and providing support in bereavement.
Are you ready for a rewarding experience?
As a volunteer with VNSNY Hospice Care, you can help care for terminally ill patients by:
·Providing companionship in the family home, nursing home or hospital. ·Giving telephone reassurance or bereavement support to family and caregivers. ·Assisting in office activities. ·Helping educate the community about hospice. ·Working with the hospice team to create newsletters and organize special events.
Volunteer opportunities are available throughout NYC in all 5 boroughs.