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Moving Forward With Stroke - Goderich
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm / Goderich: Harbor Hills Retirement Community / A drop-in support group for adult stroke survivors and caregivers!
26/12/2017
Blood Donor Clinic - Stratford
1:00 pm to 7:30 pm / Christian Reformed Church
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Around The Alliance!
New Partnership With The Change Foundation Announced!
Volunteer Spotlight: Bernice
West Building Entrance Opens at Stratford General Hospital on March 27
New Dedicated Space at HPHA Solidifies Commitment to Teaching and Mentorship
HPHA & AMGH Adding PatientKeeper CPOE & Medication Reconciliation to Clinical Automation System
From Patient to Volunteer: Brent's Story
HPHA Celebrates Successful 2016/17 Year
HPHA Receives Health Infrastructure Renewal Funding
Moving Forward With Stroke
Board of Directors Meeting Highlights!
Happy MDRD Week!
26th Annual Paediatric Day Conference Speaker Presentations
October is Occupational Therapy Month!
The BAC: Early Detection & Accurate Diagnosis
Diabetes Support Group!
R.E.A.L Life Perspectives: Emergency Medicine
It's Medical Radiation Technologists Week!
Donate Blood This Holiday Season!
Holiday Healthcare Options
What's For Dinner Wednesday
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Volunteer Spotlight: Bernice

HPHA is lucky to have approximately 500 volunteers who give their time and talents to our organization! Not only do volunteers support and complement the work of our professional staff, they also provide hospitality, governance and fundraising services. From the Board Room to the Bedside each of our Volunteers makes a difference to the HPHA experience!

Volunteer Spotlight: Bernice - St. Marys Memorial Hospital

How long have you volunteered at HPHA?

I have been volunteering for four years.

What programs do you volunteer for?

I volunteer throughout the hospital: in the Inpatient Unit, the Physiotherapy Program and Emergency Department. I train new volunteers and I also help with the bedside patient surveys. I am also an Auxiliary and Unit Action Council member!

What is involved in your volunteer role?

Assisting the nursing staff with patient care, contributing at meetings, working in the Gift Shop, training volunteers and helping patients complete surveys.

Why did you want to be a volunteer at HPHA & what do you like best about volunteering at HPHA?

I love volunteering and caring for others . It's so gratifying knowing you have helped make someone's life a bit better. By volunteering you not only help others, you will help yourself as well. We all win when we volunteer!

When you aren't volunteering at HPHA, what do you like to do?

I walk daily and enjoy time with family and friends. I love music and play guitar! I like to dance, go our for dinner and go to the theatre. I also enjoy boating and spending time at the Beach. And I love to cook and travel! I am a Member of the McConnell Club and I work part time at Kingsway Lodge.

St. Marys Memorial Hospital is looking for volunteers in the following areas:

Click here for additional Volunteer Opportunities at Clinton Public Hospital, Seaforth Community Hospital and Stratford General Hospital.