"Come we daily then, dear Father,
Open hearts and willing hands,
Eager ears, expectant, joyful,
Ready for Thy right commands."

Christian Science Hymnal, No. 58

Volunteer Opportunities

High Ridge House abounds with opportunities to share your talents and giftsfrom leading a hymn-sing or reading a church service to spending time with patients or helping with clerical work. Volunteering is a gift of love that keeps on giving. It blesses you as well as the recipients, Christian Science nursing, and High Ridge House!

Be a reader for a Wednesday or Sunday afternoon service. If you are interested in volunteering, please call (718) 796-4200 and we will explain our protocols at this time.

Healing Support Activities
  • Be a reader for a Wednesday or Sunday afternoon service.
  • Sing or play music for church services, hymn sings, or events.
  • Provide interesting activities for patients using your own interests or talent or the resources in our Study Room.
Companioning Activities
  • Read inspiring articles to patients.
  • Visit or lunch with patients.
  • Bring your pet for a visit.
Facility Support Activities
  • Provide computer or clerical support - assist with mailings.
  • Plan or create a garden or spruce up the grounds.
  • Assist with community events.
  • Work from home on various projects
  • Provide professional services.