Volunteer Guide

The “Women Wall”: by Loretto Volunteers ’18-’19, for women breaking down barriers

Service Year


Move-in and Orientation

New Volunteers will receive a Welcome Letter with details to help you plan participation for service years starting in August. The general plan follows:

  • Move-in: August of each year
  • Orientation: The week after move-in
  • Start Service: The week after orientation

Participant’s Handbook

Want a comprehensive summary of everything LVC?  The Participant’s Handbook includes critical information about the LVC program year, programming, and other resources.

Volunteer will receive the new, revised Participant’s Handbook before your year begins.  We promise you’ll be an expert by the end of it!

LVC Communications

Healthcare Information

All LVC Volunteers must have health insurance.  If you need information about LVC-provided health insurance, contact LVC.

  • Healthcare Glossary – Your quick and easy guide to decoding terms like ‘deductible’, ‘co-pay’,  ‘in-network provider’, and more!

LVC “Bookshelf”


Can’t find what you’re looking for? Ask your Program Manager for help!