Tag: volunteers

Hospice volunteers needed by VITAS

VITAS Innovative Hospice Care is looking for volunteers in Bristol. VITAS volunteers give their time to terminally ill patients and their caregivers. All VITAS volunteers receive training in end-of-life-care. In orientation classes, they are trained in listening skills, family dynamics…

Hospice volunteers sought

The Hospice of Bristol Hospital is looking for individuals who are interested in joining its team as hospice volunteers. Individuals in volunteer roles have the chance to interact with patients for a variety of reasons. Hospice volunteers provide companionship to…

The heart of Mum Fest

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Since 1962, Bristol’s Chrysanthemum Festival has become the event it is today because of the countless number of volunteers who devoted their time to it. Bristol resident Lucy Gorneault is one of these volunteers. The…