Established in 2017, Hegg Health Center’s Give to Live program began as a formal volunteer program, replacing the previous Hospital Auxiliary. Volunteering at Hegg Health Center is a fun and fulfilling way to help others, meet new people, learn new skills and have fun – all while making a difference in your community. Your service and generosity at Hegg Health Center helps make a difference in the lives of our patients, residents and their families.

There are many areas at Hegg Health Center that need volunteers. These areas include:

  • Gift Shop
  • Senior Care
  • Maintenance
  • Transportation
Volunteer Opportunities


  • Gift Shop
    • Assist with seasonal open house sales
    • Inventory/Pricing
  • Senior Care
    • Bingo/event assistant
    • Play piano/organ
    • Sing and lead hymn sings
    • Crafts and decorations
    • One-on-one activities with residents
  • Maintenance
    • Maintaining flower beds/weed control
  • Other
    • Patient transportation
    • Assist with fundraisers
    • Assist with hospital tours/wayfinding


Become a Volunteer

Take a moment to complete the volunteer application form below. Be sure to specify the days and times of the week you are available. To ensure patient privacy at Hegg Health Center, all volunteers are required to sign a confidentiality agreement, and are expected to maintain a code of confidentiality regarding patients, residents, and staff. As required by federal law, all volunteers are required to complete a background check, TB test and health assessment as part of the orientation process.

Download Volunteer Application Form

For more information or to be included in upcoming volunteer news, please contact:

Michelle Kooima, Volunteer Coordinator
(712) 476-8010

Hegg Health Center
Attn: Michelle Kooima
1202 21st Avenue
Rock Valley, IA 51247


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