volunteers

Teen Volunteers

More than 40 teens from area high schools volunteer at Hospice of Northwest Ohio. Teens visit with patients and their families and help the staff with many tasks. They work after school or evenings and generally make a four-hour-per-month volunteer commitment. All teens must complete a comprehensive orientation before starting their volunteer assignment.

Can you picture yourself as a teen volunteer? View our teen volunteer brochure for more details! Download a teen volunteer application.

To discuss teen volunteer opportunities and the next teen orientation, call Marie Archer at 419-661-4001 or email marcher@hospicenwo.org.

Note: All teens must first submit an application along with a letter of reference and successfully complete an interview before being eligible for orientation.

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Handbook for Mortals: Guidance for People Facing Serious Illnesses

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"This is the 3rd time I have used Hospice of Northwest Ohio for family members. I am grateful for the care provided to my loved ones as well as support given to myself and family members."