Areas of Volunteer Service

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Nicklaus Children's Hospital! We are proud to offer a variety of opportunities providing service to patients, families, and staff throughout the Nicklaus Children's Hospital and Outpatient Centers. These areas involve patient interactions, family support, and staff engagement. A list of the various assignments available are listed below:

Patient and Family Support

  • Bedside Buddy
  • Children’s Experiences
    • Child Life
    • Recreation
  • Hospitalist
  • Michael Fux Family Center
    • Hairdresser and Stylist
    • Massage Therapist
  • Minor Procedures Suite
  • Nurse Emergency Room
  • Nurse In-Patient Units
  • Nurse Intensive Care Units
  • Patient Access Admitting
  • Patient and Guest Relations
  • Pet Therapy
  • Post Op Recovery Room
  • Pre Op
  • Radio Lollipop
  • Surgical Waiting Room 

Professional Staff Support

  • Dental Clinic
  • Early Learning Center
  • Employee Health
  • Finance and Accounting
  • Food and Nutrition Dietician
  • 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

Applications & Forms

Please email your completed application to: volunteer.resources@nicklaushealth.org

To learn more about volunteering opportunities at Nicklaus Children's Hospital you may also call 305-662-8225.

Volunteer Handbook

Download the Volunteer Handbook PDF