Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio

Mennonite Memorial Home • Maple Crest • Willow Ridge
Mennonite Home Health & Senior Services • Hilty Home

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Donate Your Time and Talent

Volunteers are integral members of our communities. They enhance the physical, emotional and spiritual well-being of our residents and clients. We appreciate those who can only donate a few hours on one-time projects, as well as those who are looking for a more long-term opportunity. The Service Group  of MHCO, established in 1954, continues to provide significant support to our elders.

What role does a volunteer fill at Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio?
Working in conjunction with the MHCO staff, you can share your time and talent with residents in our communities or our home-bound clients in a variety of ways.

In 2015 more than 300 volunteers contributed over 8,300 hours of time.  Our Spring 2015 issue of The Vine   provides more information on our volunteer programs and who volunteers.

Some examples of volunteer opportunities on our campuses include:

  • Do you love to talk about God, current events or politics? Put that talent to good use by leading a discussion group.
  • Are you a board game aficionado or love playing cards? We are looking for volunteers to play table games with residents.
  • Is party or event planning your specialty? We need help hosting programs for our residents.
  • Do you play piano or are you a part of a performing group? We'd love to have you share your talents with our residents.
  • Are you an outdoor person who likes to garden, help with weeding or watering?

If you prefer more one-on-one interactions, you could:

  • Read to those with visual impairments.
  • Deliver mail to residents.
  • Deliver Mobile Meals.
  • Pass out evening snacks.
  • Pass out water.
  • Assist elders to chapel for worship.
  • Take photos during activities.

Other on- and off-campus volunteer roles are:

  • Help accompany residents on outings.
  • Provide transportation for elders living in their own homes in the community.


We can tailor a volunteer position to best use your interests, skills, and talents. You may complete our online application  below or call us directly.

Submit a volunteer application form online  »

If you are interested in volunteering at:

  • Mennonite Memorial Home or Willow Ridge, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view 419.358.1015, ext. 248
  • Maple Crest, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. at 419.358.1015, ext. 106 
  • Hilty Home, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  at 419.384.3218

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Home Health & Senior Services Offering Spring Cleaning & More!

Has the unseasonally warm weather got you itching to get ready for spring? Mennonite Home Health & Senior Services can help! If you need help with spring cleaning, running errands or some other type of assistance in your home, contact them to learn more about the options and services available to you at 419-358-1015, option 3.