Hospice of Lenawee plans training 1.7.09

Written by David Green.

Due to increasing growth, Hospice of Lenawee is seeking volunteers to assist in direct care, office support, bereavement and fund-raising Initiatives.

Direct care volunteers help hospice families with compassionate needs for a few hours each week. All volunteers provide support for the Hospice of Lenawee team which assists terminally ill individuals and their families whether working in the office or outside of the office.

 Hospice training is scheduled Fridays and Saturdays on Feb. 6, 7, 20 and 21 and March 6 and 7. Friday sessions will run from 6:15-9:15 p.m. and Saturday sessions from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Hospice of Lenawee Offices, 415 Mill Rd., Suite 4, in Adrian. There is no charge to receive training.

 All sessions must be attended to complete the training. The sessions will include information on the many ways in which someone can donate their time and skills.

 For more information, call Hospice of Lenawee at 517/263-2323 weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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