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ISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION Shaping tomorrow’s care. Today.

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FTER MORE THAN A CENTURY, VNA continues to provide expertise, perspective, innovative leadership and timely solutions around the health issues of the day. VNA’s trusted quality of care and industry-leading outcomes have made us the in-home care provider of choice among area physicians and families. As health care evolves, VNA advances. Our team of more than 400 compassionate healthcare and caregiver professionals continually adapts to meet each client’s ever-changing needs, with a vision of how health care should be delivered next.

GIVING OPPORTUNITIES: Financial contributions to VNA help provide a safety net of care for our most fragile friends and neighbors in the Omaha and Council Bluffs communities: older adults, young parents, homeless individuals, those with disabilities, children and more. Charitable gifts fund a range of community-based programs that change lives for the better and ensure all those in need have access to VNA’s in-home care services. Your contribution today helps shape tomorrow’s care for those who need it most.

Choose VNA for your in-home health care, non-medical help-at-home services, and flu and immunization services. When you choose VNA, you choose to support your most vulnerable friends and neighbors. Proceeds from VNA’s in-home care and immunization programs are reinvested back into the community to provide essential healthcare services.

VNA believes everyone deserves the best care, deserves kindness, and deserves to feel better at home. We foster a healthy, thriving community by providing expert and compassionate care to all who need it—regardless of their age, station in life or available resources. VNA’s trusted programs include:

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: Hospice Volunteers - Hospice is dedicated to providing compassionate care to

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patients facing terminal illness. Volunteers help by offering companionship as well as caregiver relief, or may choose to assist in bereavement or clerical duties. Training is provided.

VNA Home Health: certified in-home healthcare services VNA Help at Home: non-medical in-home supports VNA Hospice & Palliative Care: reliable support at the end of life Parenting Support: services for mothers, children and families Flu and immunization services Homeless shelter public health nursing services Breast cancer patient support School health programs

Teen Volunteers - VNA has a variety of ways for those 14 years and older to give back. Teen volunteers can choose from group projects, visiting patients, recording a patient’s life history or computer projects. If you choose to become a hospice volunteer, training will be provided. Office and Clerical Volunteers - Volunteers assemble packets, file or copy paperwork, do data entry or help with mailings. These volunteers are crucial to VNA’s day-to-day operations and are needed on a weekly, biweekly and monthly basis, as well as for special projects.

Special Event Volunteers - Throughout the year, VNA needs volunteers to assist with special events. From planning to set-up, volunteers have a variety of roles to fill, so let us know what works best with your personal interests and schedule. VISITING NURSE ASSOCIATION (VNA) 12565 W Center Rd., Ste. 100 • Omaha, NE 68144 Phone (402) 342-5566 • (800) 456-8869 www.vnatoday.org President and CEO: James C. Summerfelt To volunteer contact: Celeste Sully, Volunteer Coordinator • (402) 930-4143 To donate contact: Dr. Carole Patrick, Vice President of Development and Communications • (402) 930-4018

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