Providence Behahioral Health Hospital (PBHH) welcomes caring individuals to be a part of our team of volunteers.
As a volunteer, you have the opportunity to share your experience, knowledge and compassion, learn new skills and make new friends.
Volunteers play an important role in our hospital by helping to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients and their family members. They are one of our most valuable assets because they give the most precious commodity there is -– themselves.
Join us as we continue to grow to meet the growing needs of our community!
Volunteer Opportunities (Must be 18 years and older)
There are a number of interesting opportunities to be a volunteer at PBHH. Here is a sample of some of the volunteer activities you can be a part of:
Greet visitors, patients, and direct/escort to destination
Transport individuals to destination as needed
Assist with clerical work
Conduct survey with selected patients
Activities with Children
Yoga or Meditation
Activities with Geriatric Patients
Yoga or Meditation
(The labyrinth is a spiritual tool. A labyrinth is symbolic of the journey to the center of yourself. It is an aid for learning about the spiritual path.)
Assist with set up and take down
Administer Communion to patients and families
Volunteers are matched by talent and preference with hospital needs.
About Providence Behavioral Health Hospital
Providence Behavioral Health Hospital is home to a wide range of mental health and substance abuse programs. Services include:
- Child/Adolescent psychiatric unit
- Adult psychiatric unit
- Older adult psychiatric unit
- Inpatient substance abuse unit
Child and Adolescent Residential Treatment Programs
- A short-term acute residential treatment program cares for children and adolescents experiencing acute psychiatric and/or substance abuse problems.
The Intensive Outpatient Chemical Dependency Programs
- Pathways Intensive Outpatient Substance Abuse Program
- Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program
As a volunteer at Providence Behavioral Health Hospital, you can be proud of our long tradition of providing patients with a holistic approach to health care.
Providence Behavioral Health Hospital is a member of the Sisters of Providence Health System and Catholic Health East, sponsored by the Sisters of Providence. As a volunteer, you will be joining a community of persons committed to being a transforming, healing presence within the communities that we serve.
What Does Volunteering Have to Offer You?
There are many reasons why people choose to become volunteers. Some of the benefits of being a volunteer at Providence Behavioral Health Hospital include:
- Free flu shots and TB screenings
- Meal discounts
- In-service educational programs
- Opportunity to meet new people
- Making a real difference
- Using your skills of a lifetime
- Personal satisfaction
- Recognition events
- Sense of pride and accomplishment