Volunteer at Carondelet Health Network

Hospital Volunteer Opportunities

Have you ever wanted to make a difference in people’s lives? By volunteering at Carondelet, you can! As a volunteer, you’ll have a profound impact on every area of our hospitals, serving as a vital resource to our patients, families, visitors and employees. Carondelet offers a variety of volunteer opportunities that accommodate all schedules, including those of working adults, students and retirees.

Our Volunteer Program

Volunteering at one of our hospitals can provide you with a rewarding experience. With guidance from volunteer staff, our volunteers work a set weekly schedule, so you’ll always know when you’re set to help. To maintain our high standards of care, we do have a few volunteer requirements that you must adhere to:

  • Be at least 18 years of age or older
  • Agree to volunteer for a minimum of 100 hours in a one-year period
  • Complete the online volunteer application
  • Be willing to provide two letters of reference (please no relatives)
  • Interview with volunteer supervisor
  • Pass a criminal background check
  • Pass a drug screening
  • Provide proof of immunity to measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) and chickenpox
  • Be willing to receive an annual tuberculosis (TB) screening
  • Be willing to receive an annual flu vaccination
  • Complete an orientation and any additional training your placement may require
  • Obtain picture ID badge
  • Purchase volunteer uniform
  • Adhere to Carondelet annual policies and procedures refresher course

Under 18 and want to volunteer? Carondelet offers a Junior Volunteer Program, as well. To volunteer with us, you’ll need to:

  • Obtain consent from a parent or guardian
  • Provide two written personal or professional references (please exclude relatives)
  • Complete TB skin tests or provide TB clearance
  • Provide an immunization record
  • Attend orientation
  • Complete the training manual
  • Purchase a volunteer uniform
  • Obtain a name badge
  • Commit to 100 hours of service in a one-year period

If a volunteer assignment is offered to you, you’ll also need to pass a drug screening. Get started with volunteering today by filling out the Junior Volunteer Application.

Carondelet Hospice and Palliative Care Volunteering

Our volunteers with hospice and palliative care work with adults with a limited life expectancy to provide caregiver relief, companionship, run errands and provide supportive services. They work alongside paid staff in every area, including home care, inpatient care, bereavement, spiritual support and administration. To learn more about volunteering with the Carondelet Hospice Program, please call (520) 205-7567 or read our brochure.

Volunteer Opportunities

With the comprehensive health care services we offer, there are opportunities to volunteer throughout our hospitals.

St. Mary’s Hospital

  • Hospital gift shop staff
  • Shuttle driver
  • Information desk staff
  • Escort visitors from the main lobby
  • Receptionist/greeter

For more information about volunteering at St. Mary’s Hospital, please call us at (520) 872-5747.

St. Joseph’s Hospital

  • Hospital gift shop staff
  • Information desk staff
  • Escort visitors from the main lobby
  • Transportation assistant
  • Receptionist/greeter

To learn more about volunteering at St. Joseph’s Hospital, please contact us at (520) 873-3993.

Holy Cross Hospital

To find more information about opportunities for volunteering at Holy Cross Hospital, please contact us at (520) 285-8045.