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Patient & Family Support

Volunteers visit in patients’ homes, nursing homes and assisted living facilities, as well as the Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction. Example of Activities: Companionship Respite care Transportation and shopping Meal Preparation Reading and letter writing Recording...

Heirlooms for Hospice

HopeWest has three Heirlooms stores:  Grand Junction, Delta and Montrose. Volunteers are the primary personnel for these stores. Volunteers are needed for: Greeting customers Helping Shoppers Sorting Items Cashiering Pricing Display & Merchandising Repurposing...

Vigil Care Program

The HopeWest Volunteer Vigil Care Program was created to comfort and support hospice patients who are in their final hours of life and have no family or friends present. Vigil care volunteers are highly-trained patient care volunteers who provide a reassuring presence...

Teen Opportunities

HopeWest teen volunteers have a variety of ways to help. Teens must be at least 13 years old. Special events Heirlooms Administration and office Tanglewood Beauty Queens Life Story (must be 16 years old) Assist with Equine program Help with Itty Bitty Day Camp and...

Tanglewood Gardens

Grand Junction – If you love flowers and gardening, Tanglewood is for you!  Talented volunteers beautify the campus in so many ways.  They plan and plant gardens, decorate for holidays and arrange donated flowers to beautify the Care Center. In addition,...

Complementary Therapies

Volunteers who support patients and families through their professional services, including: Hair styling and barber services Massage Therapy Acupuncture Notary Public Certified Therapy Dogs Nurses Dietician Music...

Special Projects

Special Project Volunteers are used for periodic assignments. We have two memorial services each year. Volunteers assist with the set-up, program, serve as greeters, and provide refreshments. Cakes are baked for patients’ birthdays and anniversaries. Memory bears and...

Administrative & Office Support

There are number of opportunities for office and administrative volunteers, including: Being a receptionist Data entry Preparing mailings Filing Answering the phone Characteristics of Adminstrative Volunteers: Typing, filing, or computer skills Enjoy office duties...

HopeWest Kids

HopeWest Kids Volunteers have a variety of ways to help.  Some are periodic assignments and some more routine.  They involve working with kids of different ages and circumstances. Opportunities include: Volunteering as a camp buddy for a weekend or day camp...

Special Events

HopeWest has a number of special events. We have 5 annual galas – one in each office and a fashion show supporting HopeWest Kids. In addition, Montrose has an annual golf tournament. Volunteers are needed for creation of props and decorations, as well as event set up...