Hospice of the Valley seeks volunteers to assist patients at Phoenix-area locations. The agency is holding four volunteer orientation sessions 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Dec. 6-Dec. 14, every Friday and Saturday, at the agency’s administration office, 1510 E. Flower St.
Additionally, HOV is looking for Spanish-speaking volunteers to assist patients and support their families. The agency is holding a two-session volunteer orientation 8 a.m.-5 p.m. on Dec. 7 and Dec. 14 also at the administration office. The class will be conducted in Spanish.
Volunteers provide respite for caregivers, read and visit with patients, run errands and offer emotional support. Most care is provided in patients’ homes. Registration is required prior to orientation. Apply at www.hov.org/volunteer.