Companionship for Seniors


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


9015 Mountain Ridge DriveAustin, TX 78759


Capitol Hospice is seeking volunteers to provide companionship for seniors who are on hospice care in Austin and surrounding areas. Volunteers contribute 2-4 hours per month visiting their assigned residents once every week or every other week. They can reminisce, read, play music, or just be there for the resident and their caregiver. At no cost to the volunteer, background checks are required as well as two TB tests. Volunteers must also interview and attend a two hour orientation prior to working with patients. Volunteers will learn about hospice care and enrich the lives of seniors. Volunteers will also meet team members such as nurses, chaplains, and social workers. For more information contact Holly Swift, Volunteer Coordinator 512-897-0269,


  • People Skills
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Hospice Care
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour a week
  • TB test, drug test

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