Volunteer In Pastoral Care

By volunteering in pastoral care at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, you help patients receive spiritual nourishment and comfort that encourages healing.

Complete the Application

Volunteer Opportunities

You may feel called to serve as:

  • An initial volunteer – Visit new inpatients to learn their religious affiliation so a pastoral care staffer can coordinate spiritual care with their faith communities.
  • A Eucharistic minister – If you’re in good standing with your Catholic parish, and already a Eucharistic minister, become part of the Pastoral Care department Eucharistic minister team which ensures Holy Communion is offered daily to patients.
  • Pastoral care volunteer – Provide supportive visits to patients, families and team members in partnership with a chaplain.

Volunteer On Your Schedule

Volunteer once a month or as often as once a week. Schedule your shifts at the most convenient times for you, anywhere from 8 a.m. to Noon.

Extensive Training

You’ll feel confident and comfortable in your volunteer role thanks to our thorough, ongoing training program.

Thank-You Events

In gratitude for your service, we invite you to a Christmas brunch. Enjoy delicious food and build camaraderie with your fellow volunteers at these events.