Volunteering at AuthoraCare Collective is all about making a difference in the lives of others. Whether they’re visiting with a patient or providing administrative support, our volunteers enrich the lives of patients and families every day. It all matters:
Direct Patient Care
Visit with patient/family on a regular basis for companionship and emotional support.
Stay with patient for short periods of time to provide relief for caregivers.
Run errands or provide transportation.
Kids Path Program Support
Run errands and provide relief to caregivers of Kids Path clients and patients.
Help with CHAMP Camp, an annual camp for grieving children.
Help with our Aarvy Aardvark Puppet show.
Teens aged 14-18 can participate in monthly meetings to learn valuable lessons about hospice and complete hands-on projects with their peers. Full training is required before attending. Teens can graduate to become an adult volunteer and serve in many ways.
Volunteer at our Hospice Thrift Store! We have ongoing needs for drivers for our trucks, sorters, fix-it folks, cashiers, sales people and much more.
Provide help in sign-in table, traffic direction, ushering and greeting at special events such as Light Up A Life or Corks for Kids Path.
Assist with health fairs and events in the community to increase awareness of volunteer opportunities and hospice services.
Tend gardens and grounds around our campus to promote a year-round atmosphere of serenity and natural beauty for visitors and residents.
Host a special occasion at one of our inpatient facilities such as an ice cream social, cookout or cookies and punch.