Visiting Nurse and Hospice of Fairfield County is seeking candidates from Wilton to fill vacancies on its Board of Directors.

The agency is particularly interested in meeting with candidates with experience in legal matters; fundraising; health care leadership; and knowledge, expertise, and understanding of information technology.

The role of volunteer board members includes:  believing in and advocating for the mission and vision of Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County; contributing to the effective operation of the board; attending board and committee meetings and actively engaging in those meetings; attending and supporting agency fundraising events; identifying and cultivating relationships to support the agency; contributing personal and professional expertise for the benefit of the agency; and financially contributing to the agency and assisting in all fundraising efforts.

Those interested in applying should email a resume and letter of interest to Sharon Bradley, president and CEO of Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County indicating how their past work and experience qualify them for consideration as a board member. Candidates who most closely meet the current needs of the board will be invited to attend a virtual meeting to receive more detailed information about the agency and the role of board members.

A non-profit community organization for 108 years, Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County provides professional nursing and support services, care management, physical rehabilitation, health education, community health and wellness programs, and compassionate hospice and palliative care for children and adults in Wilton and throughout Fairfield County. For more information, please visit the agency’s website.