St. Joseph’s Hospice volunteers give a priceless gift to individuals with a palliative illness, caregivers and those greiving the loss of a loved one. They are ordinary people who make an extraordinary difference! Currently we have more than 300 volunteers who generously help Hospice provide our essential services.  

Volunteering can enrich your life and the lives of others. With both short and long-term volunteer opportunities, we can explore opportunities that match your interests, skills and availability - see the list of current volunteer opportunities below:

View Current Volunteer Opportunities

Do you have a green thumb? We are looking for Gardening Volunteers to help with planting, watering and weeding on Tuesday or Thursday mornings from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.   


Do you like greeting people with a warm and welcoming smile? Help the Hospice on reception! Reception Volunteers are needed for the following shifts on a bi-weekly basis:
Monday: 3:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Saturday: 12:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Sunday: 3:30  p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


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For more information regarding volunteer opportunities with St. Joseph's Hospice, please contact Carla McDonald at 519-931-3468 or Audrey Dupuis at 519-931-3471.