Prospective Volunteers

"Volunteers are vital members of the hospice team. They bring comfort to patients and their loved ones in a variety of ways-whether at a patient's bedside or supporting the mission through administrative services. They are the heart of hospice." 

-William E. Finn, President and CEO

Ready to start volunteering in 2020?

Classes are starting in your area soon. Please click here for our most immediate volunteer needs. 

Why Volunteer?
• Give back
• Pay it forward
• Help others
• Share your talents
• Explore new experiences
• Be a role model
• Strengthen your community
• Connect with others

Call 216.255.9090 or email volunteering@hospicewr.org for more details. 

**It is required that a prospective volunteer wait 12 months after experiencing a significant loss before volunteering directly with patients.

Once you have submitted an application, you will be contacted to schedule a interview. Registration for each orientation class is completed at time of interview.

Apply online:

Adult Volunteer Application 
Teen Volunteer Application

Hospice of the Western Reserve is community-based 501(c)(3) non-profit hospice, tax ID: 34-1256377 ​Your donation is tax-deductible as permitt​ed by law.