Volunteers 18 and older are adult volunteers. They may volunteer year round. This category includes college students pursuing volunteer experience.
Volunteers ages 14 through 17 are Junior Volunteens. The Junior Volunteen Program runs for eight weeks every summer. To be eligible, all applicants must be 14 years old by June 1. The yearly application deadline is April 1. Junior Volunteens may extend their volunteer experience beyond the summer by request.
Virtual volunteers provide volunteer support from their homes by crocheting or knitting baby caps.
Applications are reviewed after all materials are received. A criminal background check is required. Applicants who are accepted into the volunteer program must participate in group or individual orientation. New volunteers will be trained in their assigned location by hospital staff or experienced volunteers.