The ACH Junior Volunteer Program introduces high school students (ages 14-18) to the world of volunteering and health care careers. Junior volunteers gain new skills, meet new people, and help make a difference in the community!
2015-2016 School-Year Program Information
Junior volunteers are invited to participate in volunteer activities on their days out of school (teacher workdays, holiday school breaks, etc.). A variety of weekday, daytime opportunities are available. Please contact Sandy Burrow at BurrowSS@archildrens.org to request a school-year junior volunteer application.
Summer 2016 Program Information
Summer 2016 applications will be available beginning February 1, 2016.
The Summer Junior Volunteer program deadline is April 1, 2016. We encourage you to submit completed applications as early as possible, as positions are limited. After submitting the application, if the volunteer is selected to move forward, an interview with the applicant and parent/guardian is required.
If you are able to answer yes to the following questions, applications will be available beginning February 1:
- Will you be at least 14 by April 1st?
- Are you able to volunteer Monday through Friday for your assigned shift?
- Are you able to commit to a mandatory orientation and training (held on the first day of your session)?
- Will you be able to complete the program requirements?
- Complete volunteer application and packet
- Proof of a TB skin test results
- Two references
- Adhere to the rules and regulations
During the summer program, Junior Volunteers come in for a half day of service (Monday through Friday). Three 2-week sessions are available for the summer:
Session 1: June 6-17
Session 2: June 20-July 1
Session 3: July 11-22
Other Ways to Help
If you that cannot commit to coming to ACH to volunteer, you can help with special projects off-campus. Click here to read about ways you can help. Helping with off-campus special projects is an excellent way to get service hours or to get your school or club involved.