Giving Back in a Meaningful Way

St. Joseph Hospital's dedicated volunteers play a vital role in helping us deliver compassionate and excellent care to our patients. They also help support visitors and staff. Volunteering at St. Joseph Hospital is a great way to give back to, and make a positive impact on, your community.

Volunteer Opportunities

Adults and teenagers (at least 15 years-old by January 1) can donate their time and their talents to help our patients, staff and visitors. Opportunities include:

  • Patient conversations and interaction
  • Escorts to operating room
  • Pet therapy companions
  • Special event help
  • Simple clerical and organizational duties

Volunteer Requirements

  • Positive attitude
  • Desire to serve
  • Dedication to high quality customer service
  • Commitment to patient care—minimum of four hours per week or 50 hours per season
  • Applicants must be at least 15 years of age
  • Must pass the health requirements
  • Must be background checked and cleared

Contact Us

Thank you for interest in volunteering at St. Joseph Hospital.

Please email Elizabeth.Schwind@chsli.org or call 516-579-6000 for more information on how to become a volunteer.