Where: Initially with a patient at our Hospice and then within the homes of patients in and around Brighton, Hove, Portslade, Woodngdean, Rottingdean and Peacehaven 

When: Home visits are arranged to suit the needs of the patient and the availability of the volunteer. Visits are arranged between 9am-5pm Monday- Friday and comply with our Lone Working policy

Usual minimum commitment:

Variable depending on each patient’s needs.

What you’ll be doing:

Giving short term practical, and limited emotional support to patients who are being discharged from the inpatient unit. For example:

Helping them get safely through their front door

Unpacking their suitcase, in particular making sure their medication is easily accessible

Making a cup of tea, or assisting them to do this safely

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