Volunteer at L+M

Lawrence + Memorial volunteers provide support and strength to our patients, families and staff.

Volunteers come from all backgrounds and age groups, they share a common desire to offer caring and compassion through service. Volunteers reap personal satisfaction and gain a greater sense of purpose by sharing their time and talents with others.

The Hospital offers numerous positions in a variety of areas throughout the hospital - from administrative to patient support, to helping in the gift shop.

Gentle Touch & Guided Imagery Program

A unique program designed to help relax and comfort patients through guided imagery and light touch to the hands and feet during their stay at Lawrence + Memorial Hospital. Touch is used as a complement to other health care services in order to promote relaxation, decrease tension, and relieve pain. Prior patient contact experience is required. Training takes place every October. Please contact Volunteer Services by the end of July if interested.


Adult Volunteers

Anyone interested and willing to commit two or more hours per week to serve patients, families, visitors, and hospital staff is eligible to become a Lawrence + Memorial volunteer. Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age.

Junior Volunteers

If you are interested in submitting a name for the 2017 Summer Program, please contact the Volunteer Office in October of 2016 to add a name for Summer of 2017.

Our junior volunteers are at least 14 years old and in good academic standing at school. Junior volunteers work mainly during the summer months and provide invaluable service to the hospital staff.