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Campbellford Memorial Hospital

Welcome to our team of dedicated, creative and caring Volunteers.

CMH Volunteers
CMH Volunteers

The goals of our Volunteer Services are in accordance with the overall mandate and goals of the Hospital. These are:

  1. To give service to the Hospital whereby the quality of life of patients is enhanced;
  2. To create a warm and caring environment of patients, their families and visitors; and
  3. To foster good community relations and assist the Hospital in interpreting its mandate and services to the community.

The following activities are opportunities and services provided by our volunteers.

  • Information desk - main lobby
  • Escort patients to different departments
  • Friendly visits with patients
  • Read to or visit with patients
  • Fill and distribute patient water jugs
  • Transport specimens to laboratory
  • Transport equipment or supplies to various departments
  • Run various errands
  • Distribute mail and flowers to patients
  • Distribute patient satisfaction surveys to patients
  • Assist in physicians clinics
  • Breast screening program – orientation of patients
  • Transport wheelchairs or stretchers to various departments
  • General filing
  • Distribution of reading material to patients
  • Photocopy / Fax
  • Direct visitors and patients to various areas
  • Assistance with patients meals
  • Fold pamphlets, stuffing envelopes, etc.
  • Be a liaison between patients / visitors and staff
  • Serve on various teams / committees within the hospital

Are you interested in becoming a volunteer? There are several steps involved in becoming a volunteer. All volunteers are trained and attend an orientation to help understand the responsibilities and duties as a volunteer. No hospital or medical experience is required. Please visit the “How to become a Volunteer” section for more information.