Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a Stonehill Communities volunteer. Once you complete the form, click the Continue button at the bottom.


You may optionally provide your birthdate

Contact Information

Volunteering opportunities.

1. Activities department

  • Arts, Crafts- Helping with or sharing ideas
  • Assisting residents on Activity outings
  • Providing musical and/or other enriching activities
  • 1:1 Companionship- helping residents with communications (such as letter writing) or reading to them
  • Assisting with game activities- Bingo, Cards
  • Gardening- assisting residents with plants/outdoors
  • Pet Therapy- Bringing dogs or cats to visit residents       
  • Help Activities with painting nails

2. Resident Assistant

  • Assisting residents to Dr. appointments (Transportation is provided by Stonehill to the residents. Volunteers can choose to ride along with the resident or meet at the doctors office.)
  • Assisting residents to Beauty Shop- taking residents to and from our beauty shop for their appointments              

3. Assisi Village

  • Lead Bingo game
  • Lead craft projects
  • Nail Care
  • Play cards
  • Providing musical and/or other enriching activities
  • Gardening- assisting residents with plants/outdoors

4. Caregiver Resource Center

  • Discharge/Referral/New Contact Return Calls
  • Updating Marketing Matrix
  • Writing birthday cards, caregiver month cards, and creating cards to hand out "Ways to support caregivers"
  • Creating new caregiver folders
  • Organizing files/resources
  • Content writing for Newsletter
  • Plan and/or organizing programs
  • Sitting with loved ones during caregiver group

5. Development Department/Fundraising 

  • Assist with seasonal parties and events
  • Fundraising events

6. Dining Services 

  • Assisting residents with meal choices for the following day
  • Delivering meal trays to the residents
  • Rolling silverware
  • Helping clean up after a meal, wash and sanitize tables

7. Pastoral/Spiritual Care

  • Providing music/playing a instrument or singing
  • Eucharistic Minister- distributing communion after mass
  • Lead the Rosary
  • Assist residents to and from Mass and spiritual offerings 

8. SHIIP Program Counselors

  • The volunteer positions are for health insurance counselors and office assistants. SHIIP counselors assist older adults with questions related to Medicare, Medicare drug coverage, Medicare supplement insurance, long-term care insurance and other issues. Most volunteers are on Medicare. Counselors receive training, a comprehensive SHIIP resource manual, support, and follow-up training from the Iowa Insurance Division.

9. Social Services   

  • Intern opportunity

10. Wellness Center

  • Booking appointments
  • Customer Service
  • Pool Operations
  • Routine cleaning
  • Tours of facility

Volunteer Opportunities Preferences

Please specify which areas you are interested in volunteering. 


Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer.

Student/ or college intern

If you need a set amount of volunteer hours or internship please list the amount of hours you need as well as what you hope to learn while with us.

Emergency Contact

In the event of an emergency whom should we notify?


We like to keep volunteers informed of important news, schedules, and volunteer opportunities by email, however we will not send you any email you prefer not to receive. Use the checkboxes below to select the kinds of email you would like to receive from us.

Volunteer Information Center

We provide an online "Volunteer Information Center" where volunteers may check their schedules, update their information, and receive messages. Please select the password you would like to use to access the online Volunteer Information Center.

How did you hear about Stonehill?


If this process is not completed within 30 days, we reserve the right to remove your application from our records and discontinue to process.

I Agree

I understand and agree that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as a Stonehill Communities volunteer, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet, including the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering.

By submitting this form, I attest that the information I have provided on the form is true and accurate.