Morris Hall
One Bishops’ Drive
Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
(609) 896-0006

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Volunteers are an integral part of the Morris Hall community, enriching the day-to-day living experience for residents.

Share your time and talents with our residents

Volunteers are an integral part of the Morris Hall community, enriching the day-to-day living experience for residents and staff.

We offer flexible scheduling in both resident and non-resident areas. You can volunteer a few hours a month, or several hours a week. Men and women of all ages have contributed over 138,000 hours of volunteer service at Morris Hall since 1998. Students interested in careers in healthcare or in working with the elderly gain valuable exposure to this growing field at Morris Hall. Written recommendations for use in student volunteers’ college applications may be requested.

Morris Hall volunteers:

  • Escort residents to activities
  • Read to residents
  • Work in our gift shop
  • Offer water to residents from the beverage cart
  • Write cards and letters
  • Assist with menu selections
  • Entertain residents, design bulletin boards, play board games
  • Teach residents about their hobby or area of expertise
  • Serve as Eucharistic ministers and participate in Mass

In return, they

  • Meet new friends & learn new skills
  • Become an important part of a vibrant community
  • Keep their interests and experience fresh by sharing them with residents
  • Become enriched by helping others
  • Keep active – mentally, physically and socially

Morris Hall volunteers are honored at our annual recognition luncheon, where they receive awards and thanks from the grateful staff and the Community Service Board.

For more information please call 609-896-0006, ext. 2693, Monday through Friday from 9 am – 4 pm.

Please complete the Volunteer Application prior to visiting for your entrance interview.

Click here to download a PDF of the Volunteer Application

Junior Volunteers, ages 16 and older, are also welcome.

Click here to download a PDF of the Junior Volunteer Application

Gift Shop

Morris Hall’s Gift Shop, staffed by our wonderful volunteers, offers residents and visitors an assortment of cards, gifts, personal care items, reading material and other items to share with family, friends and others.

The Gift Shop is open every day from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm.

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We recognize our ethical responsibility to you, our patients and clients, and the community we serve. Our Code of Conduct guides all staff members, volunteers, contracted staff, and those acting as representatives or agents of St. Lawrence. Underlying these principles is our commitment to excellence in providing quality patient care.

Specifically addressed in our Code are our responsibility to patients and employees, professional relationships, moral and legal standards, community responsibility, professional conduct, and the implementation and promotion of ethical behavior in business, marketing, and clinical practices.

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Morris Hall operates its services and programs without regard to race, color, national origin, in accordance with the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended.  Any person who believes that she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint in writing to Morris Hall.  To file a complaint  or for more information  on Morris Hall’s obligation under Title VI contact The Director of Recreation or the Administrator of Morris Hall.  Transportation services provided by this agency are part funded through the federal funds received through NJ Transit and as an individual you also have the right to file your complaint under Title VI by writing to Morris Hall Morris Hall/ St. Lawrence, 1 Bishop’s Drive, Lawrenceville, NJ  08648 or filing a complaint directly with the Federal Transit Administration at: The office of Civil Right, Attention: Title VI Program Coordinator, East Building, 5th floor-TCR, 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE, Washington DC 20590.  A complaint must be filed within 180 days of the alleged discrimination. If information is needed in another language please contact Toni Faraone at 609-896-0006 (2615).

Si se necesita información en otro idioma, por favor póngase en contacto con Toni Faraone al 609-896-0006 (2615).