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Hosparus Health seeking volunteers, offers free training Feb. 13 at main Louisville campus

Hosparus Health needs patient support volunteers in Jefferson, Bullitt, Henry, Shelby, Spencer and Trimble counties and will offer free training on Wednesday, Feb. 13 (lunch provided), from 8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at its main Louisville campus, 3532 Ephraim McDowell Drive.

Hosparus Health provides hospice and palliative care to seriously ill patients and their families. Volunteers assist with patient and family support, administrative duties, bereavement care, outreach, fundraising and special events. Licensed hair care, massage and pet therapy volunteers provide their services. Military veteran volunteers visit veteran patients for recognition and companionship visits.

Registration is required at least one week prior to training. To register, complete the volunteer application at hosparushealth.org. For questions or general information about volunteer opportunities at Hosparus Health, contact Sky Yeasayer, volunteer services coordinator, at 502-719-4155 or syeasayer@hosparus.org.

Hosparus Health, a fully accredited nonprofit hospice and palliative care organization, has provided medical care, grief counseling, pain management and much more for people facing serious and life-limiting illnesses in Kentucky and Indiana. Hosparus Health has over 700 employees and 700 volunteers who care for almost 8,500 patients and families every year.

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