Donating your time and talent to help others feels good. Won’t you join us?
Volunteers are very important to Schuyler Hospital in Montour Falls. They touch the lives of our patients, residents, visitors, and families in many ways.
Our force of over 140 volunteers includes women and men of different ages who come from all walks of life. They work in They work in our Gift Shop, our skilled nursing facility, and assist with fundraisers and office tasks. They contribute more than 6,500 hours of service every year.
Perhaps you wish to gain experience or information for a potential career change. Maybe you’ve decided to remain active in your retirement years. Possibly you’re in college and considering medical school but have never spent time in a hospital setting. Or maybe you’re just one of those great people who gets a terrific feeling from helping others. Whatever the reason for your interest, Schuyler Hospital certainly wants to meet you and see if we have a volunteering opportunity that is the perfect fit for you.
How to Become a Volunteer
To volunteer, you must be at least 18 years old. Complete the volunteer application and submit it and someone in the Auxiliary will contact you and set up an interview.
We’ll make sure you are properly oriented not only to your volunteer area of interest, but to the hospital or nursing home and our policies and procedures.
We ask you to provide confirmation that your vaccinations are up to date.
Here is some of the work performed by volunteers throughout the medical center.
- Giving directions to visitors and answering the telephone at the visitor reception desk.
- Waiting on customers and stocking shelves in the Gift Shop.
- Providing clerical support.
- Assisting with activities in our skilled nursing facility.
We hope you can see yourself in one or more of these activities, because your help would mean a lot to us.
In addition, there are other activities you can assist with at home, such as sewing projects for Seneca View residents, or baking in support of fundraisers.
We also need volunteers to assist with various fundraisers throughout the year.
If you’d like more information about volunteer opportunities at Schuyler Hospital in Montour Falls, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you! It will be great to have you on board.
Auxiliary membership applications may be picked in The Gift Shop (inside Main Entrance of Hospital), or download our membership application.
Board of Directors
Kitty Shallenberger, President
Pam Kelly, 1st Vice President
Judy Phillips, 2nd Vice President
Carole Gifford, Secretary
Debbie Lisk-Boutoille, Volunteer Coordinator
Alice Learn, Scholarship Chair
Betti Vinti, Historian