Volunteer at the Medical Center
More than 500 people volunteer their time and talents at our medical center in Duarte, Calif., just northeast of Los Angeles. Students looking for meaningful ways to support their community, retired individuals seeking new challenges, and many others with a desire to help volunteer here each day. From assisting patients and staff to driving trams, positions are available that match individual interests and schedules.
To Volunteer at our Medical Center
Contact City of Hope’s Volunteer Services Department at 626-256-HOPE (4673), ext. 64049, to learn more about volunteering at our medical center in Duarte, California.
Medical Center Volunteer Application Process
When we receive your application, we will send you information about available volunteer opportunities, as well as an invitation to attend a required three-hour orientation.
For interested high school students under the age of 18, the High School Volunteer Application form must be completed. A parent meeting is also mandatory. Space is limited. Please contact us for additional information - 626-256-HOPE (4673), ext. 64049.
Upcoming Volunteer Orientations
- Adult Orientations - CLOSED
Thursday, June 27, 2013
- High School Student Orientations
Student Orientation - May 11, 2013 - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. CLOSED
Future Dates will be posted.
After you attend orientation, a few standard safety and security procedures will follow. As with any hospital employee, new volunteers must undergo a background check, supply medical records confirming that they have a current measles, mumps, Rubella immunization, and take a tuberculosis test. This 2-step skin test is required by regulatory agencies and is given free of charge to volunteer applicants.
Once this process is complete, our Security Department will take your photograph, issue an identification badge and provide a parking permit.