Volunteers are an integral part of Fox Valley Volunteer Hospice and the true heart of the organization. Each volunteer is valued and respected for the gifts they bring to the work of hospice.
Those new to FVVH who are interested in attending any of the sessions below are required to first contact Adriana Torres, Manager of Volunteer Services, at (630) 232-2233, ext. 219, email@example.com.
All sessions take place at FVVH, 200 Whitfield Drive, Geneva. Registration is required at (630) 232-2233.
New Volunteer Orientation
This one-session mandatory training for all new volunteers covers the history, mission, and vision of Fox Valley Volunteer Hospice, HIPAA, building tour, and other general information about our agency and volunteering.
Thursday, January 16th
6 to 9 p.m.
Recently updated training includes material on adult grief as well as support group facilitation. This training is for volunteers interested in providing one-on-one bereavement support or facilitating an adult or children support group. Attendance at all four sessions required.
Saturdays, January 25, February 6, 8, 15
9:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Patient Care Training
Make a difference in the life of someone living with a life-threatening illness. Supportive volunteer opportunities are in a one-on-one patient setting or as a member of the Hands of Hope team. This nine-week training provides essential tools to enhance your experience.
6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Interactive training for participants interested in speaking publicly about FVVH, our mission, and our services.