Become a Hospice Volunteer in the Belfast and surrounding areas
Have you ever thought about being a comfort to someone in need? Do you every wish you could make a huge difference in someone’s life? Could you bring comfort to someone who needs it? If you answered yes to any of these questions, being a hospice volunteer might be for you.
Offer the gift of your presence to someone with a life-limiting illness.
Beacon Hospice volunteers help create an environment of comfort, compassion and dignity for our patients and their families. Volunteers enjoy listening to patient's stories, reading aloud, watching movies together, holding hands, sharing music or simply sitting.
We are currently looking for volunteers in the Belfast and surrounding areas.
Free hospice volunteer training will be made available along with a certificate of completion and a hospice volunteer ID Badge.
Classes will be on Tuesday and Thursday evenings starting May 1st and ending May 22. Light snacks provided. Pre-registration is required by April 23, 2018. Please call Roanne Austin @ 942-2920 for more information.
- General Education
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 21 hours of training
- We request a one year commitment of volunteer work. Background checks, references and TB testing.