Volunteer Services

Volunteering at Redlands Community Hospital

We at Redlands Community Hospital, a not-for-profit Hospital, depend a great deal on our volunteers and their gift of time. As our organization grows and changes, volunteers are needed to meet our ever changing environment. As a volunteer, you have the opportunity to help others and at the same time enjoy healthy benefits from your contribution of time. Our staff, patients, family members/visitors, and physicians all benefit from a volunteer’s service.

You Can Make A Difference

Would You???
… enjoy an enhanced social network?
… like to meet new and interesting people?
… like to learn something new?
… enjoy increased health benefits?*
… take pleasure in making a difference in someone’s life?

Who Can …

Volunteer at Redlands Community Hospital? Adults willing to give a minimum of four hours weekly and Juniors (ages 15 – 18) able to work at least 2-3 hours weekly. Applications are accepted year round with our goal being to match your interests with the needs of the Hospital. You may visit the Hospital’s Volunteer Services Office Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and complete an application on site.

Become a part of …

An organization that enjoys their volunteers and the unique element they bring to the healthcare experience. Each year our volunteers contribute tens of thousands of hours helping us meet our Mission of providing our community, patients and others a high quality of care and an experience filled with compassion and respect.

Opportunities Include:

  • Admitting
  • Clerical
  • Emergency Department
  • Gift Shop
  • Goodwill Ambassadors
  • Hospice
  • Parking Lot Shuttle Drivers
  • Information Desk
  • Mail Delivery  
  • Pastoral Care Visitors
  • Patient Escort Service
  • Patient Representatives
  • Pharmacy
  • Quilters
  • Surgery Information Desk
  • Mother/ Baby Services
  • And many other volunteering opportunities!

At non-profit Redlands Community Hospital, we depend a great deal on our volunteers and their gift of time. As a volunteer you are given the opportunity to bring a cheerful smile and an unhurried pleasantness to the patient, their families, physicians, and staff.

A Rewarding Challenge

Helping others can be very rewarding, especially when it helps bring support to patients and their families. You can meet others who share your interest in caring and make new friends. Volunteering is enjoyable and fulfilling. Volunteering can be everything you want to make of it. It’s your commitment that makes volunteering a rewarding challenge.

Qualifying is Easy

You probably already have the qualifications needed to be a volunteer:

  • Interested in helping people
  • Friendly and cooperative in following directions
  • Dependable and committed to your volunteer assignment
  • Willing to give 4 hours or more per week
  • Able to complete the required orientation and training

Adults who enjoy offering a helping hand, learning new skills, interacting with health care professionals, and making new friends should stop by the Volunteer Services Department at Redlands Community Hospital and fill out an application. Applications are accepted Mon-Fri 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. for both adults and teens (high school age) interested in volunteer opportunities.

* The University of Michigan, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and many others show that individuals who volunteer can experience health benefits and an increased sense of well-being.