Volunteers are at the heart of hospice
Our In-Home Hospice Volunteers provide emotional, social, spiritual and practical (non-medical) support for people living with a life-limiting illness, their Caregivers and families.
Caring for someone at the end of life offers a deeply meaningful experience for both the Client and Volunteer alike. It opens a window into the richness of human diversity, presenting unique social and cultural perspectives, and inviting a deeper exploration of one's personal legacy and concepts of self.
Come join our compassionate team of volunteers!
Our next Volunteer training is in March 2019.
Training typically includes 20 hours of engaging classroom presentations and up to 10 hours of interactive online modules that you can do at home.
To fill out a volunteer application click here.
Applications and inquiries can be sent to: email@example.com.
Who are our volunteers?
Volunteers in Hospice are:
What should you expect from the volunteer role?
The In-Home Hospice Volunteer role is rooted in offering a compassionate and attentive presence to our Clients. Activities may vary depending on a Client's needs and interests. and we take care to match our Volunteers according to their own unique attributes and abilities. Individual visits usually last two to four hours and take place on a weekly basis.
A volunteer may offer: