These hospital volunteer programmes, Friends of the Emergency Department and Hospital Friends are designed to provide comfort and support to patients and their families in hospital emergency departments, as well as other departments and smaller hospitals across the country.
You will be meeting people and helping members of the community in times of need, in what can sometimes be quite stressful situations
You must be at least 18 years of age for this position. You will receive St Johns membership.
By participating in this volunteering opportunity, you are helping achieve the following United Nations Sustainable Development Goal(s):
Goal 3 – Good Health & Well-Being
Excellent communication skills with sensitivity towards those who are sick.
A friendly, caring and compassionate nature.
A genuine interest in the well-being of others.
Physically fit - these roles can involve a lot of walking.
You must be at least 18 years of age.
To be negotiated
The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.