Volunteering with UNC Hospice

If you desire to make a difference, touch a life, or learn while helping others, UNC Hospice is the perfect place to volunteer your time and talents.

How Can I Become a Volunteer?

UNC Hospice VolunteerOur mission is to assist the hospital in its goals to provide excellent support to the communities we serve and give a meaningful outlet for the human need to be of service to others. To best fit your interests, we offer a variety of volunteer opportunities.


  • Must be 18 years or older at the time of application submission.
  • All volunteers are required to commit to a minimum 20 hours a year.
  • ID badges must be worn at all times, above the waist.
  • If you are grieving a loss, you may be deferred from direct patient assignments for a period of one year.

Interested in becoming a volunteer?

Contact UNC Hospice Volunteer Services at unchospicevolunteer@unchealth.unc.edu.

 . You’ll be asked to submit an application and will then be contacted about the on-boarding process.

Current volunteers: access your Volunteer Portal

Contact Us

Have questions about UNC Hospice volunteering? Contact the UNC Hospice Volunteer Coordinator.

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