Volunteers

December 14, 2020

Marilyn Cruickshank named VNA & Blue Water Hospice 2020 Volunteer of the Year

Marilyn Cruickshank has been named VNA & Blue Water Hospice 2020 Volunteer of the Year. Marilyn has been a VNA & Blue Water Hospice volunteer since 2018. In her time, she has volunteered in many areas such as – companion volunteer, greeter/desk, housekeeping, and mailings.
December 14, 2020

Carl Erickson named VNA & Blue Water Hospice 2020 Volunteer of the Year

Carl Erickson has been named VNA & Blue Water Hospice 2020 Volunteer of the Year. He has been a volunteer since 2016 helping in the Blue Water Hospice Home kitchen, front desk, and assists with mailings.
December 14, 2020

Fran Meyers named VNA & Blue Water Hospice 2019 Volunteer of the Year

Fran has been a VNA & Blue Water Hospice volunteer since 2009. She has volunteered in several areas including direct care in the community, bereavement, fundraising, mailings, memorial services, and in her current position in the kitchen. Fran loves to cook and bake many tasty treats.
October 19, 2020

Why I Volunteer – by Rebecca Falk

There are many volunteer opportunities available to meet your comfort level. Being a part of Blue Water Hospice has given me the opportunity to make a positive difference in one’s end of live experience.
August 3, 2020

Why I Volunteer – Tommy (the dog)

My name is Tommy and I am a Certified Therapy Dog. I love to volunteer at Blue Water Hospice Home because I like to see the surprise followed by smiles when I (a big yellow dog) walk in to say "HI".
July 10, 2020

Why I Volunteer – Susan Heuft

Why I volunteer… That’s a good question that friends and family often ask me. Especially to be involved in hospice. The more important question for me is “Did I make a difference?”. I have made my life’s calling about service to others. At the end of the day, before I […]
July 1, 2020

Why I Volunteer – Lynnette Clouse

After taking a tour of the Blue Water Hospice Home, I knew I wanted to be a part of this organization. My dog, Madi, and I enjoy visiting and bringing a smile to the faces of patients and their families. Lynnette Clouse and Madi have been VNA & Blue Water […]
June 19, 2020

Why I Volunteer – Mary & Tom Paull

After previous volunteer experience at a hospice in Livonia, we were very excited to learn about BWHH. Some people would think it odd to get excited about hospice, but both my husband and I were happy to hear about the opportunities so close to our new home. My husband enjoys […]
June 11, 2020

Why I Volunteer – Joyce Fairbank

I volunteer to say “Thank you” to Blue Water Hospice, not only for giving excellent care to my husband during this difficult time, but also for giving me support and hope after he passed. I was in the grief support group for a year. I don’t know if I could […]