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Volunteer Information Sessions
Like you, we are carefully monitoring news about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the United States and locally. As a proactive step, the volunteer program for Rhode Island and Hasbro Children's hospitals is cancelling the information session that had been scheduled for March 2020. We will continue to monitor the situation for future volunteer information sessions. Please call 401-444-5530 with any questions.
Each year, about 700 people volunteer at Rhode Island Hospital and Hasbro Children's Hospital. Volunteers must be 14 years old or older, commit to at least 100 hours of total service (50 hours for high school students), be willing to help others and have an interest in the health care community.
Volunteer Services at Rhode Island Hospital offers volunteer positions for both teens and adults. The following positions/areas are sometimes available for adult volunteers:
All volunteers at Rhode Island Hospital must:
All sessions will be held at Rhode Island Hospital in the Plum Beach Room.
Note: You can always ask for guidance from the staff at the information desk.
There are adult, college student and high school student sessions. In-state college students may attend an adult session.