Hospice SLO County In-Home Volunteer Training

October 11, 2022 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Tuesdays for eight weeks. September 27 through November 15, 2022, 2- 5pm.


Since 1977, Hospice SLO County has depended on the generosity and time of volunteers toprovide our free services to San Luis Obispo County residents who are facing a life-limiting illness, end of life, or grief. This comprehensive 30-hour training explores:

  • Exploring personal attitudes about dying and death
  • The history of hospice and current medical and non-medical approaches to end of life care
  • Communication skills
  • Spiritual, practical, and emotional support needs of clients and families including family dynamics
  • Anticipatory grief and bereavement

Our training will be offered on Tuesdays from 2 - 5pm for eight weeks.

September 27 and November 15 will be in-person
Hospice SLO County office - 1304 Pacific St. SLO

October 4, 11, 18, 25, November 1, 8 will be on Zoom
A camera and audio (phone or microphone) are required to participate.

Preregistration is required. Training is free to attend.

Donations are greatly appreciated. If you would like to help cover the costs of this training, please consider making a donation when you register.

This training is a prerequisite for other training offered by Hospice SLO County including: End-of-Life Dou la and Community Grief Response.

For more information, please contact:

Sonya Jackson at 805.544.2266 or
email [email protected]