Volunteers who work directly with patients and families must complete hospice training. For accessibility, this 33-hour course is offered as both a daytime and evening series, as well as a summer intensive.
The course is free for volunteers. For others in the community who choose to complete the training for personal or professional development, there is a fee of $150.00. An application must be submitted and an interview must be completed prior to the start of hospice training.
Spring 2019: The Spring Hospice Training session will begin on Wednesday, February 27th from 9am-noon and continue weekly through Wednesday, May 8th (with Wednesday, May 15th reserved as a make-up date if needed).
Summer 2019: If there is sufficient interest, a special Summer Intensive Hospice Training course will be offered to accommodate teachers, students and others for whom the 11-week series is not workable. Class meets eight afternoons in July (7/15, 7/16, 7/17, 7/18, 7/22, 7/23, 7/24, 7/25) from 12:30-5pm. Whether or not this course will run will be confirmed by the end of May.
Fall 2019: The Fall Hospice Training session will begin on Wednesday, September 18th from 6-9pm and continue weekly through Wednesday, December 4th (with Wednesday, December 11th reserved as a make-up date if needed). Class does not meet the week of Thanksgiving.
Interested in learning more about the HHHC Hospice Training Course in Merrimack NH? Contact us today for additional details.
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