Amity Hospice has a comprehensive and compassionate volunteer program that
embraces our vision of providing care and support to our patients and their families.
Amity volunteers are dynamic individuals, with a passion for making difference in the
lives of those on Hospice. All volunteers are interviewed and then must complete our
quality measure and training program. Our volunteers also have full staff support and
resources enabling each of them to best serve our patients and their families. Amity
Hospice offers a variety of opportunities to best utilize the talents and gifts of our
As volunteers, our purpose is to provide patients with the individualized care they need. Our volunteers provide a variety of care and services to hospice and palliative care patients, which include but are not limited too:
Offering companionship to patients, caregivers, and families
Providing support to patients & families
Assisting in light housekeeping
Accomodating time to relieve primary caregiver
Running errands and making deliveries
Volunteers are members of the interdisciplinary team and may provide support. Therefore, amity hospice volunteers must receive orientation and training that is consistent with hospice industry standards.
Amity Hospice volunteers are required to:
Undergo a legal background check
Complete a mandatory on-the spot drug test
Receive a TB shot by an Amity Hospice registered nurse
If you have the heart, passion, integrity and professionalism that is the Amity-Way please click "Become a Volunteer" below to print and fill out an application.