"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 - on pause

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.