Join Our Team of Volunteers
VITAS volunteers fill the gap between loved ones and our team of professional caregivers. They’re trained to meet the needs of patients and families. They visit on a schedule, but are open to change based on the patient’s health and interests. They are unpaid, yet priceless.
Our volunteer roles include:
See full list of volunteer roles
Every VITAS volunteer receives free and comprehensive training before being assigned a volunteer job. They learn hospice philosophy, caring for the terminally ill, grief & loss education, health & safety precautions and more. They talk about what kinds of volunteering they are interested in and what talents their volunteer manager sees in them.
Become a Hospice Volunteer