Arkansas Children’s volunteers are carefully screened, processed and placed in appropriate assignments in patient care areas, as well as non-patient care areas. The process for becoming an Arkansas Children’s volunteer takes time, but it is meant to ensure the safety of patients and families as well as the success of our volunteers.
***Application deadline has been extended to April 23, 2021.
The Junior Volunteer Program offers service opportunities for high school students (ages 14-18). As a junior volunteer, you can help provide the best experience possible for our patients and families.
We’re looking for junior volunteers who are:
As we at Arkansas Children’s continue to monitor COVID-19, your health and safety remain a top priority. For the safety of our patients, families and volunteers, our team of medical professionals has advised that we continue to limit who enters our hospitals and clinics.
We are excited to announce that we will host a 2021 virtual program from June 21-25, 2021. The weeklong, virtual program will offer breakout sessions and speakers covering broad topics of operations within a healthcare system, and will also provide opportunities for a remote service volunteer activity.
If you are interested in participating and are able to answer yes to the following questions, please complete an online application.
We encourage everyone to practice good public health with up to date immunizations (Tdap and flu shot).
The deadline to apply for the 2021 Summer Junior Volunteer Program is April 23rd. Please note participation is limited. We encourage you to complete and submit the online application as soon as possible, and to be thoughtful in the completion of all application materials.
To help determine the applicant’s readiness to participate as a volunteer at Arkansas Children’s, all communication is encouraged to be handled by the applicant directly.