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Contact: Mia Millefoglie, Vice President – Development and Marketing, HomeHealth-Visiting Nurses of Southern Maine, (207) 284-4566

Volunteers needed to support home health and hospice care

Saco, Maine--HomeHealth-Visiting Nurses of Southern Maine operates three “Books Revisited” bookstores located in Biddeford, Old Orchard Beach and Sanford. These bookstores are staffed entirely by volunteers and sell books donated by residents, civic organizations and local businesses. All proceeds from book sales support HomeHealth-Visiting Nurses and Hospice of Southern Maine.

Volunteers are needed for the Books Revisited Bookstore in Biddeford, located at 29 Main Street. Volunteers work three-hour shifts during the business hours of 10:00 am- 4:00 pm, Monday – Saturday. Volunteer duties include pricing, sorting, cleaning and shelving books, maintaining displays, answering phones, working the cash register and assisting customers. For more information about volunteering, call Diane Carstens, HomeHealth-Visiting Nurses Volunteer Coordinator, at 1-800-660-4867.

HomeHealth-Visiting Nurses of Southern Maine is a not-for-profit home health care agency providing skilled nursing, rehabilitation, home health aide support, medical social work, parent and child health care, community health clinics, telehealth and other services in Cumberland and York counties. HomeHealth-Visiting Nurses, a member of the MaineHealth Family, represents the 2004 merger of the former Community Health Services of Cumberland County and Visiting Nurse Service of York County.

Hospice of Southern Maine is a nonprofit organization assisting the people of Cumberland and York counties with End-of-Life Care. Hospice of Southern Maine provides comprehensive care consisting of physical, emotional and spiritual services based on hospice philosophy.

Click here to visit the HomeHealth-Visiting Nurses of Southern Maine website.

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