Kincardine Hospital Auxiliary Volunteer reminds us rewards not always about Money

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By Liz Dadson

Jean Colling, a member of the South Bruce Grey Health Centre – Kincardine hospital auxiliary, reminds us that with volunteering, the rewards aren’t always about raising funds.
“For many years I have been involved with the television rental program that we offer to our hospital patients,” says Colling. “It seems we concentrate in this program, as well as other programs in the auxiliary, on making money.
“Recently, while doing my shift for the television rental, I was asked by a staff member if we would ever give a ‘free’ hook-up for a television set. The staff member explained that they had a patient at that particular time who was suffering from extreme agitation and anxiety, which …read more.