Volunteering at Carris Health

Community volunteers play an important role in providing that extra touch to the Carris Health experience, helping patients, visitors, and staff members.

People volunteer throughout different stages of their lives, and they volunteer for a variety of reasons. One thing ties them all together, though – their commitment to enhancing and enriching the lives of others.

Volunteer opportunities are available in a variety of roles and locations at Carris Health:

  • Carris Health - Rice Memorial Hospital Information Desk – directing visitors
  • Carris Health - Rice Memorial Hospital Gift Shop – selling flowers and gifts
  • Carris Health - Rice Memorial Hospital Community Health Library – helping visitors find materials or use computers
  • Carris Health Care Center – helping with clerical work or resident activities, or, one-to-one visiting with residents
  • Hospice – assisting with patient care, clerical work or bereavement service
  • Carris Health Cancer Center – greeting and helping patients and families
  • Carris Health Dialysis – helping staff or spending time with patients during their treatments
  • Carris Health Rehabilitation Center – helping staff with clerical responsibilities
  • Carris Health – Redwood Serenity Garden Club
  • Carris Health – Redwood Auxiliary
  • Carris Health – Redwood Adult Day Services – Caring Connection
  • Carris Health – Redwood Hospital – Friends of the Hospital
  • Special Projects

To learn more about volunteer opportunities at Carris Health, please contact:

Deb Van Buren
Carris Health - Rice Memorial Hospital & Rice Hospice
Volunteer Services Manager
320-231-4433
Deb.VanBuren@carrishealth.com

Samantha Loomis
Carris Health - Redwood
Volunteer Coordinator
507-637-4668
Samantha.Loomis@carrishealth.com