Ascension SE Wisconsin Hospital - Elmbrook Campus
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Become a Volunteer
For more information about becoming a volunteer at Elmbrook Hospital, please call Volunteer Services at 262-785-2062.
As a volunteer at Ascension Elmbrook Hospital, no special skills or experience are needed. All you need is a desire to be of service, the enthusiasm to share your unique skills, and a willingness to bring your talents to a health care setting. We welcome you to our facility.
Departments Utilizing Volunteers
Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP) - Volunteers receive special training and work one-on-one with patients who are 65 years old or older.
Gift Shop - Staffing of the gift shop for as many hours as possible
Information Desk - Volunteers give directions, answer phone inquiries, record floral deliveries, and, on occasion, escort visitors to their destinations. You must be at least 18 years old.
Courtesy Car Driver - Using a hospital-provided vehicle, volunteer drivers transport patients to and from the hospital. Drivers must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.
Eucharist Ministers/Spiritual Care - Volunteers receive special training and work under the guidance of the hospital’s chaplain. Each morning, the Eucharistic ministers provide communion services to Catholic patients at their bedside.
General Errands - Tasks may include:
- Delivering patient mail and flowers
- Transporting patients in wheelchairs
- Escorting visitors
- Distributing in-house mail
- Special projects
Franciscan Place - Volunteers provide assistance to the therapeutic recreation department by assisting with activities, one-on-one visits, transporting residents throughout the facility and much more.
Benefits of Volunteering
We know your time and skills are valuable. As a volunteer at Elmbrook Hospital, we recognize your service with:
- Cafeteria discount - Generally the equivalent of a free meal during your 4 hour shift
- Free convenient parking
- Holiday party
- Discounts at our on-site pharmacy
- Annual free flu shots
- Volunteer recognition luncheon
- The ability to provide meaningful and joyful assistance to others
- Quality time with others and wonderful friendships