Volunteer Opportunities at Southcoast Health VNA
Volunteers are a vital part of Southcoast Health VNA’s supportive care center and participate in a variety of roles that help support our goal to provide the best quality care possible. Volunteering for Southcoast VNA is a very special gift to the patients and families we serve in the South Coast.
Volunteer roles include:
- Patient care — Providing companionship to patients and respite for family caregivers
- Vigil support — Volunteers trained to spend time with patients who are actively dying
- Office support — Provide time assisting with office tasks, including preparing mailings, masking comfort calls, helping with events, etc.
- Angel Wings Retreat — Co-lead a small group of children, assist with a grief activity or provide general assistance
- Support Group Assistants
Volunteer Training & Support
All new volunteers are provided training on all aspects of supportive care. Training for new volunteers is held on an ongoing basis. In addition, we offer ongoing support to our volunteers with monthly meetings and a volunteer bulletin.
If you would like to volunteer with Southcoast Health VNA, call 508-973-3219. We are proud to offer volunteering in communities across southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
Southcoast Health VNA offers many volunteer opportunities in southeastern Massachusetts and Rhode Island.