Volunteering at McLean

Volunteering gives you the opportunity to change lives, including your own. As a volunteer at McLean, you play an integral role in our success. We are always looking for compassionate people who can assist us in fulfilling the important role in our community. Opportunities are available that include a wide range of individual and group tasks for McLean Care Volunteers, Memory Care Volunteers, Meals on Wheels Volunteers and Hospice Volunteers.

Volunteers are rewarded with the knowledge that a difference has been made in the life of our residents. Your role may or may not involve direct involvement with our residents. As a volunteer, you can choose what really interests you and who (or what) is most deserving of your time. Here are just a few requests our staff currently have:

  • Friendly Visitor
  • Greenhouse Assistant
  • Media Center Assistant
  • Resident Mail Delivery
  • Craft Programs
  • Ceramics
  • Sunday Services
  • Special Events
  • Bingo
  • Menu Selection
  • Transport Assistance
  • Book Club
  • Wii Gaming
  • Wellness Center
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Memory Care
  • Hospice
  • Pet Therapy
  • Share Musical Talent/Interest

Prior to placement, volunteers must attend an orientation session lasting approximately 45 minutes.

Volunteers must be at least 14 years of age. An application may be obtained by visiting on the link below, or picked up at our reception desk. Once the application is received, you will be contacted with the date of an upcoming volunteer orientation session. If you have any questions, please contact Volunteer Coordinator Kathy Cookson at 860-658-3725.

Memory Care Volunteer Application  General / Hospice Volunteer Application