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When you give your time as a volunteer with St. Croix Hospice, you join a team of individuals dedicated to providing patient-centered care and comfort during advanced-stage illnesses. Hospice volunteers offer companionship, compassionate help and support for patients and their loved ones when they need it most. There are also behind the scenes opportunities that support our team as well. Volunteers provide an empathic, respectful and caring presence for patients and their loved ones.

At St. Croix Hospice, our highly skilled team is devoted to providing patient-centric care which empowers the unique voices of all those we serve. We are steadfast in engaging family and caregivers in the design and implementation of the care or the patient. We make sure the patient's care and comfort are provided in a dignified way and in accordance with their unique preferences and personal values. At St. Croix Hospice, we recognize the significance of each precious, end-of-life journey and we do all we can to provide an empowering hospice experience.

We have a wide array of volunteer opportunities available.

Companionship Volunteer - Volunteers offer companionship, compassionate help and support for patients and their loved ones when they need it most. We are looking for individuals to make companionship visits to our patients. As a companionship volunteer you can enrich the lives of terminally ill patients in your community. Visits may involve playing games, reading a book, watching a movie, a walk or just enjoyable conversation. Hours are extremely flexible.

Veteran to Veteran Companionship Volunteer - St. Croix Hospice is looking for veterans to make companionship visits to our veteran patients. As a companionship volunteer you can enrich the lives of terminally ill patients in your community. Visits may involve playing games, reading a book, watching a movie, a walk or just enjoyable conversation. Hours are extremely flexible.

Administrative Volunteer - Volunteers are needed in a variety of office support roles. Tasks will vary based on need as well as the interest and skills of our volunteers. We offer an opportunity to help make a difference in the lives of our patients and their families. Schedules are flexible. Assist our office staff with copies, filing, assembling packets, and other general office needs. Volunteer your time in a friendly environment with new challenges daily!

Bereavement Volunteer - St. Croix Hospice is looking for individuals toΒ make calls to bereaved loved ones of our patients that requested check-in calls.Β  Training is provided.Β  Hours are extremely flexible, and calls can be made anytime from your home.

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Volunteer Needs

Recruiting: Adults

Desired Age Range: 18+

Physical Restrictions or Requirements: No

Length of Volunteer Opportunities: Ongoing

Volunteer Schedule: Weekdays, Weekends, Daytimes, Evenings

Estimated Hours Per Week: Open

Estimated Total Hours: Open

Required Orientation and/or Training: Yes

Hours required for Orientation and/or Training: 6-8 Online Training

Required Experience and/or Skills: No