Volunteer at CA Dean

Generous, compassionate, devoted, caring, and energetic.

If any of these words describe you, then you have the characteristics of a volunteer and C. A. Dean would love to have you join our volunteer support staff.

Volunteers provide the following valuable services in our organization and the community. They provide companionship, transportation, support, assist in letter writing, and lead activities. Other volunteers have planted flowerbeds and landscaped, worked on computer projects, and provided clerical support.

As a volunteer, you have the opportunity to learn new skills, develop lasting friendships, and take pleasure in knowing you are helping others. For more information, contact us at 207-695-5260 and ask to speak with the Volunteer Coordinator.

Volunteer Opportunities

Openings vary on a daily basis. At C. A. Dean, every effort is made to place volunteers with satisfying duties. The positions listed are representative of volunteer positions at C. A. Dean.

  • Bike & Boat Ride
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Auxiliary 
  • Companionship
  • Exercise 
  • Gardening 
  • Greeters 
  • Interpreters (Sign Language and foreign languages) 
  • Letter Correspondence 
  • Meal Service 
  • Music & Song 
  • Pet Therapy 
  • Patient Activity Program
  • Transportation 

Volunteering -- Your Benefits at C. A. Dean

C. A. Dean volunteers are covered by C. A. Dean self-insurance plan for hospital liability when on duty if the volunteer is in the building and wearing their nametag. Volunteers away from the C. A. Dean but on C. A. Dean business are also covered, provided a record of the service is kept. You are not covered when you are not volunteering.
Each year, C. A. Dean gives an official recognition for all volunteers.  Volunteer -- Your Additional Benefits

  • Avert loneliness
  • Be a good neighbor 
  • Be a part of a group 
  • Develop new skills 
  • Feel a sense of power or success
  • Fills time
  • Gain experience
  • Get out of the house
  • Give something back to your community 
  • Have fun 
  • Help others 
  • Keep active 
  • Make new connections, friends and network 
  • Set example for others in your life
  • Use otherwise unused gifts or skills