Stephens Memorial Hospital and Market Square Health Care Center volunteers were celebrated and recognized for their dedication and commitment at a luncheon in the Harper Conference Center on Monday, October 24th.
Timothy A. Churchill, President and Chief Executive Officer of Western Maine Health thanked the volunteers for all the work they do over the course of the year. He recognized the commitment volunteers make to the hospital and Market Square and the overall benefit they provide.
There are approximately 145 volunteers in the Volunteer Services department at Stephens Memorial Hospital ranging in age from 16 years old to the mid 90's. In the past year volunteers have provided over 30,000 hours of service which include the operation of the hospital Coffee and Gift Shop, the Thrift Shop (located on Danforth Street in Norway) and a variety of other volunteer activities focused on promoting the health and comfort of our patients and visitors. Over 80 volunteers were in attendance at the recognition luncheon.
Stephens Volunteer Services offers many volunteer opportunities for people of all ages who wish to give time to their community. Whether you are required to participate in community service through your school, or simply because you wish to help others, we offer many volunteer positions. Forms for volunteering are available on the www.wmhcc.org website. For more information please contact Sharon Nightingale in Human Resources 207-744-6071.