Welcome to Volunteer Resources!

It's time to make a difference at Nicklaus Children's Hospital

Our volunteers make a difference with the patients and families by providing comfort, care, unexpected joy, and by supporting our staff.

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Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital! Nicklaus Children's volunteers make a difference with the patients and families in the hospital and outpatient centers by providing comfort, care, and unexpected joy, and by supporting the professional staff throughout Nicklaus Children's Health System. The Volunteer Resources Department orients, interviews, trains, and places all qualified applicants who wish to volunteer.

We enthusiastically welcome individuals of all backgrounds and abilities, and offer a wide variety of volunteer opportunities to meet the interests, needs, and desired experiences of all volunteers.

High School Summer Applications: We are closely monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19). We will accept applications for the summer program on March 30th until capacity is reached. However, we cannot guarantee at this time that there will be a summer program. We will continue to keep all accepted applicants updated with any changes.

Volunteer Applications

Volunteers contribute to the following areas of service throughout the Hospital:

Patient and Family Support

Children’s Experiences

Michael Fux Family Center

  • Hairdresser and Stylist
  • Massage Therapist

Hospital Areas

  • Hospitalist
  • Minor Procedures Suite
  • Nurse Emergency Room
  • Nurse In-Patient Units
  • Nurse Intensive Care Units
  • Patient Access Admitting
  • Patient and Guest Relations
  • Post Op Recovery Room
  • Pre Op
  • Surgical Waiting Room&

Professional Staff Support

  • Dental Clinic
  • Early Learning Center
  • Employee Health
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Food and Nutrition Dietitian
  • Gift Shop
  • Infection Prevention and Control
  • IT Business
  • Laboratory
  • Learning and Development
  • Mailroom
  • Marketing and Public Relations
  • Nurse Administration
  • Outpatient Centers
  • Pediatric Care Center
  • Physician Administration
  • Psychiatry
  • Quality Safety and Innovation
  • Radiology
  • Rehab
  • Research Institute
  • Safety and Emergency Preparedness
  • Security
  • Supply Chain Procurement Material Services