The Friends of South Shore Health

Friends - Robert Frost Farm
Members of The Friends visit Robert Frost Farm in Derry, New Hampshire

Want to meet new friends? Help others? Find an outlet for your talents and expertise? 

Consider joining The Friends of South Shore Health. Members of the Friends support the Health System’s critical role in the community, have a special connection with a particular program area, or are leaders from the Health System’s professional staff. 

The Friends sponsor educational outreach programs, organize fundraisers and social events, and work with South Shore Hospital's Friendly Gift Shop, directing all proceeds to patient care. Each year, the Friends also award 20 scholarships to a variety of recipients pursuing careers in nursing and healthcare.

Additional benefits of The Friends membership include: 

  • Discounts to more than 70 participating area retailers and restaurants
  • Membership rates at the South Shore Hospital gift shop
  • Discounts on select outpatient rehab and community health programs at hospital facilities
  • Membership rates on day and overnight trips, including Broadway shows, museums, and scenic destinations throughout New England
A white "Friends of South Shore Health" logo on a patterned navy blue background.

September Calendar Raffle Winners

Thank you to all who participated in The Friends of South Shore Health's September calendar raffle! We were able to raise nearly $2,000 to support pediatric care programs at South Shore Hospital.
Three women pose for a photo in front of a lighthouse on an outing with The Friends of South Shore Health.

Join The Friends Today!

Buy your annual membership to the Friends for only $25 ($40 for a couple).

Kick up your heels to support home care.

A group enjoying the fun at Kickin' Up Country

Our annual boot-scootin' event benefits South Shore Health’s Home and Health Resources Division. Last year's event raised more than $31,000 to support Home Care services.

Croquet all day to support pediatric care.

The thrill of victory

The Croquet Classic supports pediatric services at South Shore Health. Learn more about the Croquet Classic.

Lace up to support cardiovascular care.

This annual race, a 5k run/walk or 1-mile walk, supports cardiovascular care in our community.

Help caregivers advance their education.

A group of South Shore Health Nurses graduate from Simmons College

Learn more about our scholarship opportunities.