What is the importance of Veteran Volunteers?

Veteran Volunteers are essential to the delivery of quality hospice care. Veterans are a part of a distinct culture with their own common language and experience. When Veterans interact, their common language and experience can form a strong and meaningful bond. The camaraderie created between veterans has proven to be supportive for all involved.

Veteran Volunteers help veterans on hospice service in many ways, including:

  • Visiting patients to reminisce and share military experiences and other life stories
  • Educating and assisting patients in receiving veteran benefits
  • Participating in veteran pinning ceremonies and other recognition events

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1. What is the importance of Veteran Volunteers?
2. What is a Veteran Pinning Ceremony?
3. Do you do more for veterans than pinning ceremonies?