Volunteers have long been an integral part of O’Connor Hospital’s tradition of bringing comfort and care to patients, families and loved ones. Our volunteers have donated more than 2.2 million hours of service since the program began in 1952.
Being an O’Connor volunteer is a worthwhile way to give back to our community. Volunteers provide friendly and helpful service to help enhance the patient and guest experience by creating a welcoming and compassionate environment.
The following requirements apply to all programs:
Read more about our volunteer opportunities below.
We have an active mature volunteer team that includes homemakers, employed citizens looking to give back to their community and senior citizens. Larger areas of service include:
Please complete and submit the Adult Volunteer Application.
This program offers an opportunity for premed students to directly support and enhance our patients’ experience. This includes those currently enrolled in or graduates from a certified program (R.N, CNA or M.A.). Interviews are conducted each August and February for start dates in October and April, respectively. Applications for the October 2014 program will be accepted from August 1 through 15, 2014. To be considered for the Hospitality Program, you must complete and submit your application no later than August 15, 2014. . If interested, please complete and submit the Hospitality Program Application.
Our Junior Volunteer Program provides an opportunity for students age 15 to 17 to provide volunteer service at O’Connor Hospital. We accept applications every February for program entry in May. Our program is currently closed.
Minimum qualifications are:
Most open positions are during the week during the school year, with a start time of 3 p.m. or 4 p.m. If interested, please check the website January 15, 2015 for more information.
Spiritual Care has openings in a variety of programs for those interested in holistic ministry to patients.
Thank you for your interest in O’Connor Hospital.