UNC Hospice volunteer training starts Sept. 22

UNC Hospice will begin a new round of training for hospice volunteers at its office at 480 Hillsboro St. in Pittsboro, starting at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 22.

Volunteers are part of an interdisciplinary team of professionals serving patients near the end of their lives. Volunteers serve patients and families in their homes, give office support and assist with special events. The training cycle includes four sessions.

Each session runs from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and sessions are scheduled for Sept. 22, 24, 29 and Oct. 1.

Pre-registration is required; contact Mary Honeycutt at mhoneycu@unch.unc.edu or (919) 542-5545.