As a volunteer, you’ll visit, make phone calls, attend support groups, attend memorial services and send bereavement mailings.
Create one-of-a-kind Memory Bears from VITAS patients’ clothes to comfort the family.
Visit patients and families at home, nursing homes, assisted living facilities, inpatient hospice units. Pay a friendly visit; relieve a family caregiver for an afternoon out; accompany a patient to the beauty salon, grocery store or a social event; read aloud; listen to memories; walk the dog; be the high point of someone’s day.
Patients and families explore their creative side and express their feelings through the visual arts.
Provide support in the office: filing, preparing mailings, computer input, answering the phones, special projects.
Serve in a role on our board to guide policy and governance.
Help with event support, facilitating sober living activities, garden mentoring, assisting with supply drives, and writing messages of hope to persons in recovery from substance use disorder. We welcome volunteers of all ages and abilities.
Our annual event held on Father’s Day at Yeatman’s Cove celebrates families and fatherhood with free food, games, music, and crafts. Individual, families, and groups of volunteers are welcome.
Our annual fall volunteer event, held on a weekend in November each year. Form a team to help seniors and people with disabilities prepare their homes for winter by raking leaves and cleaning gutters. No prior experience needed, no group is too big or too small, and all ages are welcome! In most cases, groups…
Professionals with 10+ years of business experience with skills to provide consulting or coaching to nonprofits in their field of expertise.