VOLUNTEERING and FUNDRAISING
Volunteers attend comprehensive training offered by a team of nurses, social workers, volunteers and various specialized team members. Training can be as few as an hour or more in depth training will be provided for those interested in direct patient care. Trained volunteers work under the direction of the Directors of Volunteers and in collaboration with the Hospice Team.
Do all the good you can.
By all the means you can.
In all the ways you can.
In all the places you can.
At all times you can.
As long as you can.
~ John Wesley
Volunteers are the heart of hospice! You can become a part of our team in many ways such as:
Patient & Family Care
Assist with patient and family needs through respite and family support. Your support could be directly for the patient or giving family members a break, providing help with running errands and housework or lending emotional support.
Copy, file and assist with general office tasks. Help with projects, mailings and greeting guests and visitors.
Plan and coordinate events throughout the year. Become involved in our Annual Run/Walk, Golf Outings, Poker Runs, Tree of Remembrance Celebration and our Cookie Walk & Craft Sale.
Speaker's Bureau - Enjoy speaking to a group?
This role is for you! Speak on behalf of hospice at local civic groups and churches on a variety of topics. Assist with health fairs and community presentations.
Answers these simple questions:
• Can you volunteer an hour or two of your time now and again?
• Help out once a year with special event?
• Bake cookies and goodies for others?
• Wish to help others and make a difference to them and their loved ones?
If you answered YES to any of these questions, become a part of our caring team today!
Call us for an application at 800-994-7077.
Would I really have time to volunteer?