Make an Impact, Become a Volunteer

Your gifts of compassion and care can make an amazing difference in the lives of patients and their families. Often we underestimate the power that a smile, a caring word or the smallest act of kindness can have on someone. Volunteers can provide support to patients and families through direct care or administrative duties.

Components of the Volunteer Program:

Administrative Support

As a Volunteer you can provide administrative support by helping with clerical functions and organizational activities that support our caregiving team.

  Answer telephones
  File agency paperwork
  Data entry
  Assist with patient and family mailings

Direct Patient Services

Provide help and companionship to patients and respite for their caregivers.

  Visit with patient/family
  Provide relief to caregiver
  Read aloud to patient
  Assist with housekeeping
  Play cards/games
  Help with yard work
  Shop
  Run errands
  Walk a dog

Specialty Programs

Offer unique services to patients, their caregivers and the community to expand the scope of our care and meet their individual needs.

  Pet Companion
  Tuck-In-Team
  Life in Review Project
  Veteran to Veteran
  Community Events
  Butterfly Release
  Recruitment Booths

What Our Volunteers Say

“It’s an honor and a privilege to be a part of someone’s life at this time. I don’t think about sadness when I volunteer; I think about the joy I can bring to them…"

Carolyn, Heart of Hospice Volunteer

“Volunteering has been an amazing experience that has brought me closer to my faith.”

Stephanie, Heart of Hospice Volunteer

Have More Questions?

We're here for you, 24 hours a day / 7 days a week to answer any question, big or small, or even come out and evaluate you or your family member for services. To get in touch with us you can chat with one of our team members below, call 1-844-HOH-0411, or click on contact us to email.