Volunteer Information

 

Welcome Volunteers and potential volunteers. We will be posting coming events, education, and you will be able to find necessary information such as forms, policies and procedures, and links to volunteer handbooks and other information here.

Need volunteer assistance, submit volunteer hours, questions, ideas, please feel free to email me at anytime. My office working days are Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8:30 am to 3:30pm.

Upcoming Volunteer Events:

Thursday, January 23, 11am to 1pm – Post holiday Pot luck – bring a dish and your appetite

Monthly Volunteer News:

January Volunteer News 2020

Happy New Year everyone!!
I hope everyone had a great holiday and all the best to each of you for 2020.

Volunteer Pot luck/ meeting
Hope you can all join us for our annual post-holiday volunteer pot luck on Thursday, January 23rd 11am, to 1pm here at the hospice, please bring a dish to share with everyone and please RSVP . Looking forward to seeing everyone and hearing all about your holidays!!
Hours
Please send in any volunteer hours from this past year, phone calls, travel time, time spent at home preparing, all count towards your volunteer hours.
Events
I’ve attached 3 posters concerning upcoming Hospice events , please feel free to share with those you think would benefit or please post in your community.
Pet Loss and Grief workshop at the hospice 6:30pm to 8pm, Wednesday, January 15
Ongoing Caregiver support information
Grief and Bereavement -6 week closed group commencing January 30th

Health and Safety
Some useful Fire and emergency safety information for yourselves and for volunteers who visit clients, have a look at the videos, and please let me know if you watched.

Hope you all have a great year, please let us now if you have any new ideas or suggestions as we plan for a new year!! As always thanks for all you do, we couldn’t do it without all of you. Tina

“It’s time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad and I’d much rather say hello. Hello to a new adventure.” Ernie Harwell

 

Health and Safety links:

Fire Safety and Emergencies

Slips, Trips, and Falls

Flu and cold season tips

Flu season information

Winter Driving Tips

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