Thank you for your interest in volunteering at CHEO. Due to the high interest in our programs, we are not currently accepting applications. We invite you to check back at a later time to learn of our needs.
he purpose of CHEO’s Volunteer Program is to recruit and support those members of our community who provide services and resources to the patients, families and staff of CHEO. Our volunteers represent a variety of backgrounds, from secondary school students to professionals and seniors. Volunteers bring their numerous talents to the hospital, and help create a supportive and friendly environment.Volunteers play a vital role in helping CHEO provide its patients with the best care possible.
Here is a glimpse into our programs:
CHEO is seeking adult volunteers with daytime availability, in order to balance the hospital’s current team of student and adult volunteers. Adult candidates can be retired,
semi-retired, consultants, or “ home workers”. College and university students can also apply for the Core Program. The Core program runs September to June. Adults, college and university students can apply for the Core Program. Applications are Accepted throughout the year. Volunteer roles are not always available when you submit your application.
When an opportunity becomes available and matches your availability and interests, you will be contacted by e-mail to attend an interview. Where e-mail is not available, a phone contact will be made. Be sure to check your “Junk or Spam” folder.
High school, college and university students can apply for the Summer Program. The program runs July to August for high school students, and May to August for college and university students. Applicants must be at least 15 years old to apply. Applications are available between November and January. Deadline to submit is January 31. When an opportunity matches your availability and interests, you will be contacted by e-mail to attend an interview. Should you be selected for an interview, you will be notified by email by the end of February. Be sure to check your “Junk or Spam” folder. Where e-mail is not available, a phone contact will be made.
Applicants to both Core and Summer programs will be contacted to acknowledge the receipt of your application.