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Volunteer for Wilshire Health
& Community Services

When you volunteer with Wilshire, you are joining a family. A family of volunteers who provide essential services to families and community members who need them most. Whether you are a great listener, a go-getter, or a natural confidante – we’ll find a volunteer positions for you that’s an opportunity to give the best version of yourself. Sound like a good fit? Let’s get started.

Wilshire Health San Luis Obispo Community Services

Friendly Visitor

Become a friend to a homebound or isolated older adult.
Hours: 1 hour per week

Community Mediator

Become a certified community mediator and help others navigate conflict.
Hours: Flexible

Hospice Support

Caring support and companionship for a hospice patient and his or her family.
Hours: Flexible

Peer Counselor

Become a counselor to help senior peers navigate difficult life transitions (Must be 55+).
Hours: 1 hour per week

Wilshire Health San Luis Obispo Volunteer


Help an isolated and/or homebound older adult stay connected to the world.
Hours: 1 hour per week

Thrift Store Associate

Help support our thrift store team, whose sales support services for hospice families.
Hours: Flexible

Pen Pals

Connect one letter at a time to an older adult in our community.
Hours: Flexible

Loan Closet Associate

Associate accepts donations, sanitizes & checks-out equipment & answers phone.
Hours: During open hours: Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm