Volunteer Opportunities

Hospice Care Network integrates volunteers in all aspects of its programs. 

Patient Support Volunteer Opportunities

  • Provide practical help for overburdened families
  • Offer respite relief to allow caregivers a few hours “off”
  • Read, write, listen or sit by the side of a person who is on our program
  • Hairdressers/barbers can donate their skills
  • Act as a friendly visitor
  • Become members of HCN’s Speakers’ Bureau

Administrative Volunteers

  • Provide assistance to Office Staff with clerical assignments
  • Utilize computer skills
  • Attend to special projects

Bereavement Volunteers

  • Provide assistance to Hospice Bereavement Staff
  • Provide support to Hospice family members by making telephone calls, sending cards and correspondence

Junior Volunteers

  • Donate time as part of school projects
  • Utilize their knowledge, such as computer skills, to assist with office projects
  • Become a Lollipop Leader – these volunteers are trained to work with children, assisting the children’s bereavement department with groups, being a buddy, and working with arts and crafts.

Special Skills Volunteers

  • Are involved in Committees and Advisory Board participation

  • Take an active part in fundraising and special events

  • Graphic design

  • Give a haircut

  • Reiki Volunteers

Pet Therapy Volunteers

pet therapy volunteer opportunities

Our dogs are certified through Therapy Dogs International and Pet Partners