Local Hospice Volunteer Receives Recognition In Willingboro, New Jersey

Martha Lynch Receive Top Volunteer Recognitions for Dedicated Service During National Volunteer Week

WILLINGBORO, N.J. – The Life Choice Hospice program serving Willingboro and the surrounding areas is proud to recognize Martha Lynch and all hospice volunteers during National Volunteer Week April 12-18 for providing companionship, support and dignity to hospice patients and their loved ones. Life Choice Hospice is part of the Hospice Compassus family.

“We are proud to recognize Martha for her efforts to honor life and offer hope to individuals facing a life-limiting illness by supporting them with compassion, integrity and excellence,” said Karen Kilmer, Executive Director for Life Choice – Willingboro. “Her positive attitude and contributions make her a dedicated member of our team, and we are fortunate to have them as volunteers.”

“Volunteers help make our mission a reality here at Life Choice,” said Dr. Andrew Blank, Medical Director of Life Choice – Willingboro. “This National Volunteer Week, we are pleased to honor Martha for her support. Martha’s creative ideas and great sense of humour make her a joy to have in the office, and she is always willing to help wherever needed. I want to thank all of the volunteers on our team for their true dedication to our patients and families.”

According to the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, there are an

estimated 400,000 trained hospice volunteers providing more than 19 million hours of

service to hospice programs each year. Hospice volunteers add to the care provided by physicians and other hospice staff by bringing companionship to people in the final months and weeks of life, providing respite to families and caregivers, and supporting the administrative responsibilities of hospice programs.