Providing a helping hand for the health care workers who are caring for us.

Choose a Need

Browse the list of needs below and decide which one you can give a helping hand. This can be a service your business provides that you’d like to gift, or a service you can help make easier for the health care worker.

Meet the Need

Click the “Give a Helping Hand” button on the need you’d like to help with, and then complete the form with your contact information. An Olympic Medical Center “Helping Hands Elf” will contact you.

Thank You for Giving Back
to an OMC Health Care Worker!

Thank you for lending a helping hand, and giving back to an OMC health care worker!

Home & Garden

In their words:

“I need help with large branches that have fallen in my yard with the recent wind storm. It can be a challenge just to take care of the house, and  any help would be so appreciated.”

Walk-In Clinic

#1: Fallen Branch Removal

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to provide yard service at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I have a yard waste pile that I need help removing. I would be so grateful. Since my surgery I am not able to do tasks like this anymore.”

Walk-In Clinic

#2: Yard Waste Removal

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to provide yard service at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I have a faucet that needs to be replaced, but neither my husband or myself are handy! This would mean a lot because we are too busy to find someone and do not know who to call for help.”

Neurology

#3: Replace a Faucet

Who you are: A licensed plumber or handyman (or woman!) willing to provide agreed-upon plumbing services at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“Having someone help me haul away a few large items would take a lot of stress off my shoulders as I can’t do it by myself and I don’t have a large enough vehicle.”

Walk-In Clinic

#4: Haul Away Large Items

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to provide hauling services at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“Having someone help with yard work, especially cutting back perennials, would be so helpful. It would protect my back from injury so that I can still come to work and do my job without pain.”

Medical/Surgical

#5: Cut Back Perennials

Who you are: A licensed yard service OR a volunteer/group (i.e. Boy Scouts) willing to provide yard service at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I have two trees on my property that need to be fallen. We just haven’t had time, manpower or skill level to try and make it happen. It would mean the world because at this moment in time my husband is staying home with our young special needs daughter, I am a full-time student and working full time in the emergency department. Honestly, ANY help would be appreciated.”

Emergency Department

#6: Tree Removal

Who you are: A licensed tree removal service or expert willing to provide yard service at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I have a propane fireplace that is not working properly. I just had our propane tank refilled, but now I am having trouble keeping the pilot light lit. I have been picking up extra shifts at the hospital and haven’t had time to schedule an appointment for someone to come out and look.”

Surgical Services

#7: Inspect Propane Fireplace

Who you are: A licensed business or technician willing to provide fireplace inspection to an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I have not been able to find time to take my old RV fridge to the transfer station. I work Monday thru Friday, and there is always something else that needs to be done first. Getting help with this task means my family can spend time doing something together.”

Patient Financial Services

#8: Haul Away RV Fridge

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to provide hauling services at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

Thank you!

This need has been fulfilled!

#9: Haul Away Sofa

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to provide hauling services at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

‘I have been hesitant to list my 5th wheeler because I would rather have someone assist me when strangers come look at it. I’ve been looking for someone to help through the final stages of selling. This would mean the world to me.”

Oncology

#10: Help Selling 5th Wheel

Who you are: A volunteer willing to provide selling assistance an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I need my gutters cleaned before winter comes. I have all the equipment but not enough hours in the day. I would be incredibly thankful because help with this means I can spend a weekend playing with my young boys.”

OMP Administration

#11: Gutter Cleaning

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to provide gutter cleaning at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I would be grateful to have my lawn mowed one last time before winter and the excess apples from my tree picked. This means we can play in the snow without worrying about the damage it will do to next spring’s grass.”

OMP Administration

#12: Yard Work

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to provide yard services at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I could use help fixing a leaky faucet that is in my bathroom. I haven’t been able to do anything about the leaky faucet for about eight months and would love to not have to worry about that anymore.”

Orthopedics

#13: Fix a Leaky Faucet

Who you are: A licensed plumber or handyman (or woman!) willing to provide agreed-upon plumbing services at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“As a mother working and going to school full-time, I simply have not had the time to arrange to have my lawn mowed. I would be very thankful for someone to take the time to help me with this task. It may seem small, but it would mean a lot!”

Laboratory

#15: Mow a Lawn

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to provide yard services at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I really need to get my living room and bedroom carpet cleaned in my tiny apartment.  Having the time and energy to do this has been difficult especially because I work nights. It would be a huge load off my plate.” 

Medical/Surgical

#18: Carpet Cleaning

Who you are: A community member or a licensed service willing to provide carpet cleaning at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I need firewood and haven’t had time to find someone to buy it from. My husband is a disabled vet. Normally he takes care of our firewood, but this last year has been exceptionally hard on him. Having this done would remove a huge worry and make my life just a bit less complicated.”

ICU

#19: Firewood Delivery

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group to deliver firewood to the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“We have a baby on the way and are trying to make room in our garage. Having our unwanted items (a couch, sheets of wooden paneling) taken to the dump would be much appreciated.”

Sequim Specialty Clinic

#20: Haul Away Large Items

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to provide hauling services at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“The wood fence on the back half of our property fell down last winter. We’d love someone to come and dig holes, mix cement and install the fence posts. We can purchase the supplies; it’s the helping hands we could use. It would be a huge blessing!”

Patient Access Services

#21: Install Fence Posts

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to install fence posts at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

For me, a chimney inspection would mean a warmer, more cozy winter. This would mean the world to me after these many chaotic months. Thank you!”

Administration

#23: Chimney Inspection

Who you are: A licensed chimney inspector willing to perform an inspection at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I would appreciate help preparing my yard for winter weather, including a mow. I’m hoping to avoid another back injury with this help, and I’d love to create a long-term relationship with a gardener or landscape company for minor upkeep in the future.”

Administration

#24: Yard Work

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to provide yard services at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“If someone could inspect a heating vent at my house that stopped working, and either disable it or maybe even fix it, that would be amazing. It would mean one less thing to worry about on my constantly growing list, but most of all, the peace of mind that there won’t be an electrical fire at my house.”

Laboratory

#25: Inspect Heating Vent

Who you are: A licensed contractor willing to inspect a heating vent at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“As a mother who mentors many youth in our community it would be a huge gift to have a house cleaning. I was just able to buy a home on my own and am working hard on a new start.”

Obstetrics

#27: House Cleaning

Who you are: A licensed cleaning service or volunteer/group willing to provide one-time house cleaning at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I’d love help finding someone who I could purchase firewood from and who can also deliver to my home. Having a source of backup heat during the winter puts my mind at ease, but I don’t currently have a way to get firewood to my house.”

Administration

#28: Firewood Delivery

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to deliver firewood to the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I would mean the world if someone could build two wooden rails from the house to the garage so my elderly mother can safely walk out to the garage from inside the house. I wish I could build it for her, but I don’t know how.”

Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation

#29: Stair Rails for Safety

Who you are: A community member, licensed contractor, or volunteer group willing to install a safety stair rail for an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I have some queen sized mattresses and an old refrigerator that needs to go to the transfer station. My husband is disabled due to his many different surgeries and he can’t lift heavy items at all due to his ailments.”

Emergency Department

#30: Haul Away Large Items

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to provide hauling services at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I could really use a hand getting my gutters cleaned. I’m recovering from surgery and can’t physically do that task right now.”

Imaging & Diagnostics

#32: Gutter Cleaning

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to provide gutter cleaning at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I could use a hand getting my outside windows washed. I do not have a ladder to reach high up in my single story home. I’m recovering from surgery so this isn’t something I am physically able to complete at this time.”

Imaging & Diagnostics

#33: Window Cleaning

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to provide window cleaning at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“COVID really side lined our home projects. Having help would be a great relief and help ease the feeling of being overwhelmed and knowing where to start.”

Home Health

#34: Yard Work

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to provide yard services at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“COVID really side lined our home projects. Having help would be a great relief and help ease the feeling of being overwhelmed and knowing where to start.”

Home Health

#35: Repair & Paint Fence

Who you are: A community member, a licensed service or a volunteer group willing to repair and paint a fence at the home of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“COVID really side lined our home projects. Having help would be a great relief and help ease the feeling of being overwhelmed and knowing where to start.”

Home Health

#36: Remove Chicken Coop

Who you are: A community member, licensed contractor, or volunteer group willing to install remove a chicken coop for an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

Health & Wellness

In their words:

“I haven’t had a haircut in just over a year, and I would love to get a trim. I haven’t had any time or energy after work to schedule an appointment, and it would be such a blessing to have healthy hair again.”

Orthopedics

#14: Haircut

Who you are: A licensed stylist willing to provide a trim to an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I really need a hair cut—just a simple trim. I’ve been in need a hair cut for close to six months and it would mean a lot!” 

Imaging and Heart Center

#16: Haircut

Who you are: A licensed stylist willing to provide a trim to an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I would mean the world to be to get my hair colored. I’ve been so busy and I would feel better about myself.”

Nursing Administration

#17: Hair Coloring

Who you are: A licensed stylist willing to provide hair coloring to an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“Self care is something that is very hard for me. I have no problem helping my patients, but it is hard to treat myself the same way. Having my hair done is a luxury and I would greatly appreciate it.”

Cancer Center

#31: Hair Coloring

Who you are: A licensed stylist willing to provide hair coloring to an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“I need to set up an appointment for a large dog grooming. It would be a tremendous weight lifted off my shoulders. Sometimes the to do list is so long that by the time I am off work it is a daunting task to tackle any of it.”

Surgical Services

#37: Dog Grooming

Who you are: A licensed groomer willing to provide a one-time grooming services to an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

Auto Care

In their words:

“My car could really use an oil change. I simply haven’t had the time to schedule an appointment because of my busy work schedule. I would be super grateful!”

Emergency Room

#22: Oil Change

Who you are: An auto mechanic willing to perform an oil change on the vehicle of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

In their words:

“My car is not running well, and it’s my only form of transportation. It would give me peace of mind knowing I have a reliable, safe car to transport myself and children in. I am very worried how I would manage without transportation.”

Medical/Surgical

#26: Car Repair

Who you are: An auto mechanic willing to help with repairs on a vehicle of an OMC health care worker.

Who you’re helping: Hover over the image above to see who you’re helping and why!

Thank you for giving a helping hand!