Pennsylvania Association for Healthcare Volunteer Resource Professionals

As we end a tough and challenging year, we focus on moving forward and revitalizing our volunteer programs.

Don't forget to renew your PAHVRP Membership. Now more than ever we need our colleagues support.   

Thank you for your continued support and commitment.  


Join us in climbing the ladder of success together!    


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The Pennsylvania Association of Healthcare Volunteer Resource Professionals (PAHVRP) is a comprised of directors, managers, and coordinators who oversee volunteers in Pennsylvania health care settings such as hospitals, hospices, and long-term care facilities with nursing staff. There are three regions-Eastern, Central, and Western (see map). Members can attend meetings in any locale throughout the year.

PAHVRP is a member of the Association for Healthcare Volunteer Resource Professionals (AHVRP) which is guided by the American Hospital Association (AHA).


       Benefits of Membership

  • Answers to questions about ever-changing state and national regulations and procedures required of health care providers and the role of the Volunteer Services Department within the organization.
  • Problem solving to improve and revitalize selection of volunteers, orientation program, and training of volunteers.
  • New ideas for your volunteer programs, materials, and events.
  • Networking opportunities with members who are dealing with similar problems and situations.
  • Professional development - educational sessions held at quarterly meetings.
  • Yearly conference held  that features education from world-class presenters and interactions with colleagues from around the state.
  • List of members throughout the state with their contact information.
  • Website containing useful resources and answers to members' questions including an opportunity to post requests for answers and situations one is dealing with in their facility.

Join by filing out an application

PAHVRP Membership Registration Form 2022.pdf




Starting Wednesday July 13th we will begin Wednesday Educational offerings consisting of sessions lead by our own membership, as well as sessions lead by speakers and educators from across the country.  You will not want to miss these awesome opportunities to grow in our profession.

August 31, 2022

 Brian Rosenbaum Building Strategic Volunteer Partnerships with Corporate, Civic and Faith Groups

Check out the Events tab for details

We are successful because we do this together!

Do you have a question, want guidance or need to brainstorm?

Visit the Forum and post a question to the entire group and receive great feedback!

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