United Way of Olmsted County promotes volunteerism in southeastern Minnesota through our Get Connected online tool. Get Connected is made available to nonprofit agencies in our region to post volunteer opportunities. This tool allows individuals to view these volunteer opportunities. Go to volunteer.uwolmsted.org for more information or call 507-287-1533.
Every youth can succeed cradle to career when they have access to the resources they need. We want to learn from individuals who have been engaging in advocacy within the foundation blocks of housing, food, mental health, physical health, and family resiliency. If you have experience mobilizing community members, training others to become advocates, or promoting systems change within these arenas, we want to hear from you! Help us identify opportunities to support and promote existing advocacy opportunities in the community. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 507-535-5519 for more information or to volunteer with Cradle to Career.
Patient companions provide one-on-one time with patients as needed. Volunteers may read, talk, play games, or just provide companionship to a patient. Patient companions are a valuable resource to many families who are unable to take time off to be in the hospital with family members who are patients. A background in healthcare is preferred. Email email@example.com or call 507-292-7210 for more information or to volunteer with Olmsted Medical Center.
We are looking for a volunteer to help with light office support. Responsibilities include answering phone, coping, light typing, and other office duties. As a volunteer you provide needed support for our Home Health Care and Hospice teams as they care for people in their time of need. You can set your own hours. We provide complete training, ongoing support, and a caring place to be a vital part of a health care team. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 507-686-0321 for more information or to volunteer with Interim Health Care.