Volunteer Opportunities in Boston

Volunteer Services

Thank you for your interest in joining Boston Children's Hospital Volunteer Services!

One Year Program (Fall Start)

Recruitment for the 2018 One Year Program (Fall Start) is currently closed. We have reached our capacity with requests for applications. Thank you for your interest!

One Year Program (Summer Start)

The 2018 One Year Program – Summer Start has been filled. We have reached our capacity with requests for applications.

For 18 years of age and older: If you are still interested in volunteering, please visit us again in July for information on how to apply to our One Year Program – Fall Start.

Summer Teen Program

The 2018 Summer Teen Program has been filled. We have reached our capacity with requests for applications

  

Patient Family Housing Programs (21 Autumn Street and Kent Street): The Patient Family Housing Program provides affordable accommodations to families. Volunteers assure that families are comfortable and occupied during their stay.

Pawprints: (Boston Campus / weekdays only). Pawprints is Boston Children's therapy dog visitation program. Boston Children’s Hospital volunteers own the dogs. The goal of Pawprints is to provide hospitalized children and their families with a healthy diversion from the usual hospital routine and an opportunity for social interaction. Learn more about Pawprints. For more information, visit our website. 

Do not hesitate to contact the Volunteer Services Department at 617-355-7885 with any questions or concerns.