Volunteer With Us
Make a difference by becoming a Halifax Health – Hospice volunteer.
Founded in 1979 by volunteers, Halifax Health – Hospice relies on over 600 adult and teen volunteers to care for patients and their families. Our volunteers receive specialized training and have undergone a background check. Ongoing support and continuing education is also provided.
To learn more about volunteer opportunities and volunteer orientation at Halifax Health – Hospice, please contact Volunteer Services at 386.425.4674.
Explore Our Volunteer Opportunities
Patient | Family Volunteers
Patients in homes, nursing homes, assisted living facilities and care centers often need a caring individual to offer companionship, read to them, write letters or do a life review.
Resale Shop Volunteers
Volunteers assist staff by sorting and pricing donated items, ringing in sales, and arranging merchandise.
Administrative | Clerical Volunteers
Volunteers help with a variety of office functions such as mailings, data entry, telephoning and filing, as well as greeting and assisting visitors in the care centers.
Volunteers prepare nutritious and appealing home-cooked meals for patients in the care centers.
Volunteers provide support to people who have lost a family member or friend. Volunteers assist staff with memorial services, bereavement telephone calls or help in the Lawrence E. Whelan Begin-Again Children’s Grief Centers.
Community Outreach Volunteers
Volunteers staff information tables at health fairs and events in the community. Volunteers also help raise funds for Halifax Health – Hospice in the community.