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Great Volunteer Opportunities for Healthcare Professionals

Great Volunteer Opportunities for Healthcare Professionals


There are thousands of volunteering opportunities both in the US and abroad for those with years of experience and those with none. Check out some of our favorite volunteer positions and organizations here. Brought to you in partnership with


Odyssey HealthCare of Wilmington
Wilmington, DE

Odyssey HealthCare is a hospice organization that operate over 80 locations across the United States. We are currently seeking caring individuals to volunteer time for a friendly visit to a hospice patient. We also offer administrative, special project and community outreach volunteer opportunities. Odyssey Healthcare has a new program called “Live to Give” and we are seeking volunteers to train healthcare facility residents to be Odyssey Healthcare volunteers within their own facilities.

Available Opportunities:
Patient Companion Volunteer
Administrative Volunteer
Special Project Volunteer
Community Outreach Volunteer

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National Rehabilitation Hosptial
Washington, DC

The National Rehabilitation Hospital Volunteer Program began in 1986 when a former group of patients and individuals from the community wanted to give back to the hospital that assisted them with Adding life to years?.? NRH volunteers act as a complement to NRH team members. NRH volunteers are the hearts of the hospital. Volunteers serve the hospital wherever it is necessary.

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Children’s National Medical Center
Washington, DC

Childrens National Medical Center is open around the clock, every day of the year, and we need volunteers who can offer a few hours a week on weekdays, evenings and weekends. We ask our volunteers to commit to at least one year of service, with a minimum of 100 hours within that year.

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Camp Boggy Creek
Eustis, FL

Camp Boggy Creek is a year round camping facility for children, ages 7-16, who have chronic or life-threatening illnesses. We serve over 13 different illness groups including heart disease, HIV, sickle cell anemia, and cancer. The mission of Camp Boggy Creek is to enrich the lives of these children by creating camping experiences that are memorable, exciting, fun, empowering, physically safe, and medically sound. The children who come to our camp come absolutely free of charge along with our volunteers. All lodging and food are provided.

Available Opportunities:
Cabin Counselor
Family Pal or Activity Pal

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Health Care for the Homeless
Orlando, FL

HCCH is a 501©(3), Federally Qualified Community Health Center that serves homeless and medically indigent in the Central Florida Area. We have a culturally sensitive multi-disciplinary approach that includes family health, pediatrics, oral health, behavioral health and optometry.

We have training partnerships with local programs including: University of Central Florida, Nova Southeast University PA Program, Seminole Community College, Central Florida Institute and Herzing College.

The need is great and our resources are few, so we look to volunteers providers to fill the gap. Our volunteer opportunities are as diverse as our services. In medical, we welcome: Physicians (MDs and DOs), PAs, ARNPs, RNs, MAs. In dental: dentists, hygienists and DAs. In the Central Florida Area there exists a dire need for mental health services for uninsured and working poor. We currently have only one paid LMHC. Therefore, we would be overjoyed to welcome physiologists, physiatrists, mental health counselors and social workers.

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Alzheimers Community Care, Inc.
West Palm Beach, FL

The mission of Alzheimer’s Community Care, Inc. is to promote and provide specialized, compassionate, quality care to Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders patients and their caregivers and insure their safety, health, and well being while preserving their dignity within a community-based environment. The organization serves as an innovative model of care which advocates for services and resources which are accessible, affordable, individualized, and evidence-based.

Available Opportunities:
Specialized Adult Dementia Specific Day Center
Support Group Facilitator
Family Consultant Internship

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