Veteran to Veteran Volunteer

The greatest gift you can give to others is YOURSELF! We are looking for Military Veterans to provide companionship, laughter, and comfort to those who have served our country. We invite you to become an esteemed Hospice of the West Veteran Volunteer. Military Veteran Volunteers are greatly needed across the Valley to contribute to the quality of life of those who have served our country.

Would you like to do something that is satisfying and of great service to your community?

In the next 5 years, half a million Veteran Volunteers are needed for our terminally ill Veteran Heroes who bravely served our county. There are many ways you can help:

  • Emotional Support
  • Companionship
  • Providing respite for a Family Member
  • Reflective Listening
  • Reading aloud
  • Writing letters
  • Life review and Conversation
  • Pet therapy
  • Playing Games
  • Music Therapy
  • Caregiver support
  • Assist in replacing lost medals
  • Assist Veteran in reminiscing and telling life stories
  • Educate and assist patients in receiving Veteran benefits
  • Take part in pinning ceremonies
  • Distribute certificates for Veterans Day and other events
  • Meaningful presence

The only qualification required is your desire to help a fellow veteran, someone in need. You don’t need any medical skills, just a compassionate and willing heart. Come sign up during our Vet to Vet Hospice Orientation and Training session at Hospice of the West 21410 N. 19th Avenue, Suite 100, Phoenix, AZ 85027

All prospective volunteers go through our initial training. To begin your applications process please contact us at