A volunteer describes her experience of volunteering with HopeHealth.

Interested in volunteering? There are so many ways to help make a real and lasting difference in someone’s life. HopeHealth volunteers are vital members of our care and support teams. They work in partnership with our staff -- at the bedside, at fundraising events, in the community, or in one of our administrative offices. We provide regularly scheduled orientation and training classes. Call us at (508) 957-0200 for the full training schedule. We also tailor assignments to maximize the experience for both the volunteer and our organization.

Volunteer Testimonials

“I’ve received so much great training as part of my volunteer experience at Hope Hospice, learning the types of things everyone should be aware of at this important time, so I can truly help others going through it.”
Patient/ family volunteer 

“Volunteering for Hope Hospice is so rewarding - it has taught me how to be completely present and open to the challenges of life – receiving and giving at the same time.”
McCarthy Care Center volunteer 


Volunteer Opportunities

  • Patient/Family care and support: providing emotional support, social support and companionship, providing respite care so that caregivers can get a break, assisting with light household tasks or transportation.
  • Administrative support work: providing assistance in the office by answering telephones or preparing mailings, hosting booths or displays at health fairs and community events, or assisting with planning and execution of special events.
  • Professional services: providing services to patients for which you are licensed or certified, such as interpreting, hairdressing or some type of therapy (e.g. massage, reiki, pet or music therapy)
  • Public Speaking: representing us and speaking on our behalf at local gatherings and meetings

Whether you are a student, a retiree, a working professional or a stay-at-home parent, there is a way to contribute your special skills and unique talents. Read More

If you want to learn more or apply to become a HopeHealth volunteer, complete the volunteer application. Or contact the HopeHealth Volunteer department at (508) 957-0200.

If you want to learn more or apply to become a Hope Dementia & Alzheimer’s Services volunteer, call or email us at (508) 957-0200 or at Volunteers@HopeHealthCo.org.

HopeHealth Headquarters | 765 Attucks Lane, Hyannis, MA 02601 | (508) 957-0200 | (800) 642-2423 | info@HopeHealthco.org