Volunteers play a key role in improving the quality of life for our residents. And we’re always looking for caring people like you to help us in these areas:

  • Pastoral Care
    • lead rosary
    • help residents to/from mass
    • distribute Holy Communion
  • Health Center Activities
    • musical performance
    • nail care (Friday mornings)
    • sharing your craft or hobby
    • coordinating a group event with your club or organization
    • assisting with outings from May to September (Wednesday afternoons)
  • Assisi Village Activities
    • musical performance
    • nail care (Monday and Tuesday afternoons)
    • play cards
    • lead craft projects
    • call bingo
    • pet therapy
    • sharing your craft or hobby
  • SHIIP (Senior Health Insurance Information Program)
    • SHIIP Counselor (learn more)
    • SHIIP Office Assistant
  • Escort Residents
    • assist residents to in-house appointments
    • escort residents to off-site appointments (Stonehill provides the transportation)
  • Dining Services
    • Assist residents in selecting meal choices for the following day
    • Deliver meal trays to residents
    • Roll silverware
  • Caregiver Resource Center
    • Support Group Sitter
    • Support Group Leader
    • Educational Support
    • Health and Fitness Support
    • Legislation Support
    • Office Assistant
    • Social Engagement Support
  • Wellness Center
    • Booking appointments for pool times, sauna, and personal training
    • Customer service/reception desk
    • HydroWorx Pool Operation
    • Routine cleaning
    • Facility tours

Volunteer benefits

In appreciation for their gifts of time and talent, volunteers are eligible for the following benefits:

  • Free lunch meal from the Stonehill Health Center cafeteria on days of service
  • Free basic membership to the Stonehill Wellness Center (for those volunteering 5 or more hours in a month)
  • Annual volunteer appreciation event
  • Free coffee
  • Birthday recognition in the Stonehill Gazette newsletter and on Stonehill TV
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Opportunity to socialize and form relationships
  • Networking
  • Developing skills

Interested in volunteering? Want to learn more?

Complete our volunteer application and tell us how you’d like to help!

Questions? Contact Sarah Welbes, Volunteer Coordinator at 563.690.9666.


*Applicants who have not completed the required documentation within 30 days will have their applications voided.


Our quarterly newsletter for volunteers and those interested in volunteering at Stonehill Communities.