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Sarasota Memorial’s Auxiliary contributes in so Many Areas – on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

Apart from being some of the first people that patient & family see, the volunteers can also help reduce the stress of a potentially scary event with experience; The Auxiliary attempts to station volunteers into units where they have personal experience, like in the Breast Health Program.

Other programs where Volunteers work include infant hearing screenings, cuddlers and lost & found.

Sarasota Memorial’s Auxiliary – A typical day on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

The Auxiliary has several 4 hour shifts throughout the day, and depending on the time of the day, the volunteers are performing different jobs. From the Medical Library to the Gift Shop all the way to Patient contact jobs – there are a variety of areas to work in.


Sarasota Memorial’s Auxiliary – Join the Mission! on WSRQ’s Health

Joining the team of Auxiliary is easy: All you need is the desire and time! After an interview to discover how a new volunteer can help, each new member will go through training to get acquainted with SMH. Find out what makes a great Auxiliary member.

Volunteering – The Auxiliary at Sarasota Memorial on WSRQ’s Health Check with Heidi Godman

Over 600 strong, the SMH Auxiliary is made up of volunteers from all walks of life. Since 1947,  the Auxiliary made a commitment to support the community’s hospital. Find out more how it all started.