DEKALB – Northwestern Medicine Hospice DeKalb is seeking volunteers to assist in comforting patients and their family members, according to a news release.
The local branch of KishHealth System Hospice will offer a volunteer training program from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the month of April. The sessions will be held at the hospice, at 2727 Sycamore Rd. in DeKalb.
"We are seeking kind, compassionate individuals to become a valuable part of our interdisciplinary team," Volunteer/Transitions Coordinator Karlie Fisher said in the release. "Northwestern Medicine Hospice volunteers fill a unique role in fulfilling the mission of hospice by providing comfort and support to patients and their families facing the end of life."