Annual Fall Stephens Volunteer Services Luncheon
Western Maine Health volunteers were celebrated and recognized for their dedication and commitment at the annual volunteer luncheon in the Harper Conference Center on Friday, October 17th.
Sharon Nightingale, Volunteer Services Coordinator, thanked volunteers for the significant contributions volunteers make throughout the year.
There are approximately 80 volunteers in the Stephens Volunteer Services department at Western Maine Health ranging in age from 16 years old to the mid 80’s. In the past year volunteers have provided over 25,000 hours of service at a variety of volunteer activities focused on promoting the health and comfort of our patients and visitors. Volunteers provide a wide range of services at Stephens Memorial Hospital including; Patient Greeters, Chaplains, Thrift Shop, Café, Pet Therapy, Patient Escorts, Mended Hearts, Clerical Support in the Birthplace, Medical Records, Lab and Human Resources, Patient Advisors at the practices, Laundry, Food & Nutrition Services and our Cancer Program. Over 55 volunteers were in attendance at the recognition luncheon.