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Adult volunteers

  • volunteer assisting visitor

    Benefits of volunteering

    Volunteering can help you improve your skills, meet new people, build your confidence and increase your career options. In addition, research has shown that volunteering can improve your physical and mental well-being.

    While volunteering at United Hospital, you'll meet all sorts of people and you'll be making a difference in people's lives. In addition, you'll receive:

    • flexible scheduling
    • complimentary parking, a one-way bus pass or one-way Metro Mobility pass
    • $7 meal credit per day
    • annual flu vaccine

    Volunteer opportunities

    Provide volunteer assistance for one 3-hour shift per week in any of the available service opportunities:

    Guest services

    • Gift shop
    • Lobby
    • Patient escort
    • Surgical guest lounge

    Patient services  

    • Courage Kenny PT/OT Department
    • Emergency Department
    • Eucharistic ministers
    • Medical clinics
    • Patient experience cart  
    • Pet Partners

    Support services

    • Clinical/office help
    • Courage Kenny Joint Replacement Department
    • Special projects