Please use the form below to apply to be a Blessing Hospice volunteer. If you prefer to print and mail in your application, please use this print-friendly application.

Volunteers must complete the volunteer training program, pass a criminal background check, adhere to federal patient privacy and confidentiality guidelines (HIPAA) and have CSI (Caring-Sharing-Inspired) skills.   The following vaccines are required to be a volunteer; Flu, MMR, Covid and TB screening. After training and annual education is completed, please commit to at least one year of service.

Volunteers are needed in Adams, Brown, Hancock, Pike, and a portion of Henderson Counties.

For questions regarding Blessing Hospice’s volunteer program, please call, (217) 228-5521.

(ex: music talent, hair sylist, juggler)



Declaration and Authorization

I certify that all information that I have provided to you is true, accurate and complete.  I authorize you to contact my named references to seek information from them that may be relevant to my application for volunteer service. I release them and Blessing Health System from any/all liability for any damages whatsoever that may occur as a result of this exchange of information. I understand that all work with Blessing Hospice and Palliative Care and its patients are of a confidential nature and that all of my volunteer services are performed without compensation. I have read and understand the ICARE standards. Submitting this application serves as your electronic signature on the application and states you are agreeing with the statements above.