Mercy Medical Center is in need of Eucharistic Ministers to volunteer on a permanent and substitute basis.

The Diocese of Rockville Center Training Program place at St. Elizabeth’s in Melville:  Session A on October 15th and Session B on October 29th 7 -10 pm. Session “B” will also be offered on Nov. 1st, 9 am – 1 pm at Kellenberg Memorial H.S., Uniondale. You can find all the details and download a flyer on the Diocesan Web-site at:

In addition to this training, volunteering at a hospital requires an annual Doctor’s Health Assessment/Physical, Hospital Application, Orientation and I.D. Badge. If you are a trained Eucharistic Minister at your church and would like to volunteer at Mercy, only Session “B” is necessary which we can schedule. Please contact Jamila Shivers at Mercy Medical Center at 516 705-1414 or email with any questions and for further information.

CNS file photo by Gregory A. Shemitz