Are you seeking a local volunteer opportunity? Discover your calling as a hospice volunteer by exploring the diverse opportunities available at Tri-Cities Chaplaincy. We offer a variety of roles that cater to different skills, interests, and schedules.

From patient companionship to administrative support, there’s a place for everyone in our compassionate team. Each role plays a crucial part in enhancing the quality of life for our patients and their families across Richland, Kennewick, Pasco and surrounding areas in Benton and Franklin Counties.

If you have a caring heart and a desire to make a meaningful impact in our Tri-Cities community, we invite you to join our volunteer family.

In-Home Hospice Volunteers

In-Home Hospice Volunteers provide compassionate care and support to patients and families facing end-of-life challenges, offering companionship, emotional assistance, and respite visits. This deeply rewarding role involves bringing comfort and an extra layer of support to those in need during their most sensitive moments in the comfort of their homes.

Hospice House Volunteers

Hospice House will play a vital role in supporting both patients and staff by providing companionship and emotional support to patients while assisting in house duties such as meal preparation, light housekeeping, and laundry. Your caring presence and help will contribute to creating a comforting environment for patients and their families during their stay at the hospice facility.

Cork's Place Kids Grief Center

As a Cork’s Place Kids Grief Center Volunteer, you will offer compassionate support and guidance to children and teenagers who have experienced the loss of a loved one, helping them navigate through their grief in a safe and nurturing environment. Your dedication as a volunteer will play a crucial role in providing these young individuals with a healing space to express their feelings and cope with their bereavement journey.

Office and Admin Support Volunteer

As an Office and Admin Support Volunteer, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth functioning of our offices by assisting with various administrative tasks, such as data entry, filing, answering phone calls, and providing general office support. Your dedication in this role will help us maintain efficiency and focus on our mission, making a positive impact on the community we serve.

We Honor Veteran Volunteer

As a We Honor Veterans Volunteer, you will have the unique opportunity to honor and support our nation’s veterans who are facing end-of-life challenges. Through heartfelt pinning ceremonies, you will express gratitude and appreciation to veterans, making their accomplishments and sacrifices visible and memorable, while bringing comfort and joy to them and their families during their end-of-life journey.

Special Projects Volunteer

As a Special Projects Volunteer, you will be an essential asset to our organization, contributing your unique skills and expertise to various special initiatives and projects. Your commitment and dedication will help us achieve our mission and make a positive impact on the community we serve in innovative and meaningful ways.

Apply to Become a Volunteer!

Becoming a volunteer is easy! All you need to do is submit an application. Our Volunteer Coordinator will then reach out to discuss next-steps and training.

If you are ready to join our team as a volunteer, you can submit a volunteer application by clicking the button below. Serving Richland, Kennewick, Pasco and surrounding areas in Benton & Franklin Counties. Call (509) 783-7416 with questions.

Is volunteering right for me?

One of the most valuable skills our volunteers possess is compassion. Here are some things to consider before you apply:

  • Can I make a commitment to be there for others?
  • How much time can I reasonably give?
  • Where will by strengths be put to best use?

Who can volunteer?

Volunteers come from all walks of life – they are business professionals, retirees or students. Whether you can volunteer for two hours a day or two hours a week, we welcome  you to our team.

  • Anyone over 18 years old can apply to volunteer.
  • No experience is necessary to volunteer. Volunteers receive training before beginning to volunteer.

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