Become a Volunteer
We’d love to make you a part of our family.
Becoming a hospice volunteer can be one of the most rewarding experiences a person can have in life. Symponia Hospice volunteers offer caregivers companionship, a chance to rest or a helping hand with errands.
Volunteer Frequently Asked Questions
What Do Hospice Volunteers Do?
What Are the Requirements to Become a Hospice Volunteer?
You’ll need to provide valid references
You must submit to a background check
You must agree to protect patient privacy (HIPPA/Confidentiality)
You must be immunized with an up-to-date Tuberculosis Test (to be arranged by Symponia Hospice)
What Training is Provided for Hospice Volunteers?
We provide a volunteer orientation and training program to help you feel more comfortable with:
handling stress management,
offering psychological, social, and spiritual support of hospice patients, and
providing grief and bereavement support to family members.