302 South 10th Avenue,
Yakima, WA 98902 Map this address

(509) 574-3600  Fax: (509) 574-3654

Mon - Fri, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


After completing an application and the screening process, new volunteers are required to attend our volunteer training course. Volunteer requirements vary depending on your choice of volunteer position.

Hospice Training will be scheduled following the completion of the application process.

Hospice Volunteer Training

Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital Orientation on the 3rd Thursday of each month

8:30 a.m. — 1:30 p.m. (1 time attendance)
University of Excellence
2506 Nob Hill Blvd.
Yakima, WA 98908

Other requirements may include:

Hospice orientation

On the job training as needed

CPR Training (yearly)

Quarterly Lunch and Learn meetings where we complete our yearly

  • Wheelchair training
  • Skills Training
  • Compliance competencies and skills
  • Policy reviews

*Volunteers must attend all training sessions of their series.

For more information on training requirements, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at (509) 574-6752.