Adult Volunteers

There are many volunteer opportunities available for anyone with a few hours a week to spare.

Volunteers support the hospital in so many ways. Whether you prefer being "behind the scenes," or enjoy being with patients and visitors, there is a volunteer role just right for you.

Information Desk Ambassador/Escort

Greet and direct patients and visitors, work on computers, answer phones, escort patients and families to correct destination within the hospital.

Book Cart

Visit patients with our library of free books, magazines, crossword puzzles and word searches.

Cancer Center

Greet patients and visitors upon entry to the main lobby as well as provide escorting services. Volunteers assist staff with wiping down/sanitizing chairs between patients, and provide comfort measures during patient treatments, such as providing blankets, water, etc.

Patient Aide

Assist nursing staff in running errands or clerical work, round on patients periodically, replenishes water jugs, etc.

Greeter/Receptionist, Emergency Department

Greet patients and visitors, answer phones, provide escorting services.

Gift Shops

Retail clerks to work in gift shops run at all hospital locations, will be trained on cash register.


Transport patients in wheelchairs and transport patient goods around the facility.


Assist patients with mobilization under direction of physical therapy and nursing staff.

Surgical Waiting Room

Greet patients and visitors, function as liaison between nursing staff and patient families, answer phones, provide walking or wheelchair escorts as needed, assist department with other tasks as needed.

How to Become an Adult Volunteer

If you are 18 or over and NOT in high school, you can apply as an adult (teens apply here)

  • Apply Online

  • Interview with Volunteer Services

  • Attend mandatory hospital Safety Orientation

  • Provide immunization records completed by your Primary Care Physician

  • Provide a Health Clearance Form (.pdf format) completed by your PCP

  • Commitment to volunteering four hours one day a week - just a few hours makes a big difference!

Volunteer Services