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Volunteer Ethics

  • Live up to the responsibility of your volunteer role.
  • Be present and on time for every commitment you make.
  • Respect the confidential aspects of your assignment, and the dignity and privacy of the clients with whom you work.
  • Become involved, in a warm and natural manner, with the clients of this facility without becoming over involved.
  • Show empathy with the clients, not sympathy.
  • Be optimistic about life in general and the client's outlook in particular, without encouraging any unrealistic goals or attitudes.
  • Be honest and genuine at all times.
  • Be friendly.
  • Have fun.