Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Hospice of Cincinnati! Please complete the following information to apply to become an HOC Volunteer.

Personal Information

Emergency Contact

Please list the person you would like us to contact in an emergency

Why do you want to Volunteer?

HOC Volunteer Interests

HOC has three types of Volunteers Patient Facing, Administrative Support and Community Service. To review a brief description of these roles and requirements please click here for our Volunteer Positions 

Please check the boxes below to indicate your general volunteer interests and availability: 

Education, Employment and Experience

Please describe previous work history, educational background and volunteer service

Background Screening

All patient facing and administrative support volunteers are required to have a fingerprint criminal background check at TriHealth prior to volunteering. This is provided at no charge. Have you ever been convicted of a crime? If you answer yes, please share details below.

Previous Residence and Employment

Please list all cities, states and countries in which you have resided or worked in the last 10 years

Health Screening

All patient facing and organizational support volunteers are required to attend a health screening with TriHealth. At this appointment, you will bring proof of all vaccination records. Required vaccinations include COVID, MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella) and Varicella. A TB test is also required. During flu season (typically Dec 1 - Mar 31) an Flu vaccination is required to volunteer. 

If you have any questions or concerns about vaccinations, please comment below.

Volunteer Commitment

Hospice of Cincinnati invests significant time and resources to train and onboard new volunteers. As a not-for-profit organization we are tasked with being good stewards of this investment. HOC requests new volunteers to provide a one-year commitment, minimum of two hours per week.  Please discuss any concerns you have with meeting this commitment with our volunteer manager by calling (513) 246-9168 or note in comments below. 


Qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or veteran status. I understand that by selecting "I agree" checkbox below that I am granting my authorization for the release of information and affirming all facts set forth in my application for volunteering are true and complete. I understand that if accepted, false statements, omissions or other misrepresentations by me on this application may result in immediate dismissal.

To remain an active volunteer, I understand that I must complete Annual Mandatory Education, Receive a Flu Vaccine and participate in an evaluation with a Volunteer Coordinator. I also understand that a COVID vaccination is required. 

Understanding that Hospice of Cincinnati will invest significant time and resources into my training and onboarding as a new volunteer, I agree to a 1 year commitment of service.