Volunteers are the HEART of Heartland Hospice! We are looking for special individuals who live in Rochester and surrounding communities, to join our growing team of superstar volunteers!
Our volunteer program is dedicated to providing quality care to our patients and families. This includes special programs, and helpful tools to provide comfort to those under Heartland’s care. Below is a list of -volunteer opportunities. Days & times are very flexible and we work with the each volunteer's schedule.
Volunteers usually commit to a minimum of 6 months of volunteering with 2 hours per month minimum. Please give me a call to set up an interview. We require all of our volunteers to complete an interview, fill out an application, provide us with three references, pass a criminal background check, TB test, and complete our volunteer training. You may reach me at 507-292-1170 I look forward to hearing from you soon.
Pet Visitor Volunteers allow you to share your pet’s unconditional love with hospice patients! Pet visitor volunteers draw on the bond between animals and humans in order to help improve daily function and enhance quality of life for patients. Certification of pet visitors by an accredited agency is required prior to starting.
Volunteers will receive:
- TB testing
- Ongoing educational opportunities
Please include your phone number with your contact info. Some emails go unread due to being sent to spam folder.
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Requirements & Commitment
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Flexible Scheduling