Optimal Hospice is actively recruiting volunteers in the Kern County area. There are openings in the Greater Bakersfield area, as well as all of the outlying communities, including Lake Isabella, Taft, Arvin, Lamont, Delano, and Shafter.

Optimal Hospice needs volunteers who can offer Patient Family Respite, Facility Patient Companionship, Bereavement Program support, Hairstylists, Barbers, Pet Therapy, Karaoke Singers, Veteran to Veteran Program Support and Seamstress Program Support.

Bi-lingual speakers and interns are encouraged to call. All training is provided for free and will work around your schedule. Whatever time you can donate can make a world of difference to the patients and families at Optimal Hospice. 

Reservations required. To make a reservation call the volunteer department at 716-4000 or email rfrankhouser@optimalcares.com.



  • Occurred Thursday, March 8th, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm


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