Volunteer at the Valley Health System

Volunteer sign.

Hospital patients, families, guests and staff have benefited tremendously from the commitment of men and women who have been part of a dedicated volunteer team at Valley Health System hospitals. When you volunteer, you join an integral part of our hospital family. We match your skills, interests, experience and availability with our open volunteer positions.

Benefits of Volunteering

The benefits of volunteering, include:

  • Gaining the satisfaction that comes from knowing that you make a difference in the lives of patients, staff and your community.
  • Gaining first-hand knowledge of what nurses, doctors and other medical staff do each day.
  • Meeting other volunteers and staff who may become good friends and associates of yours.
  • Doing work that is highly valued by patients and staff.
  • Obtaining possible credit for high school students.
  • Enjoying the one meal allowance for each four-hour shift.
  • Attending holiday and appreciation luncheons

Qualifications for Volunteering

To be a Valley Health System volunteer, you must:

  • Demonstrate a positive attitude and have an interest in helping others.
  • Be able to conduct yourself with dignity, courtesy and with consideration of others.
  • Make your work professional in quality.
  • Hold as absolutely confidential, all information that may be obtained directly or indirectly concerning patients, doctors or personnel.
  • Be dependable and honor your commitment.
  • Be able to perform assigned tasks.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities, include:

  • Book cart/goodwill ambassador
  • Chaplain/clergy
  • Emergency department
  • Front information desk
  • Gift shop
  • Laboratory
  • Nursing floors
  • Pediatrics
  • Pet therapy
  • Pharmacy
  • Radiology
  • Rehabilitation/Therapy
  • Support services (food and nutrition, environmental services, etc.)
  • Surgical services
  • Waiting rooms
  • Women's services

Requirements for volunteering: