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Volunteers

Volunteers are important members of the Hospital team and play an integral role in the support of the services provided to the patients, their families and staff. Volunteers also work to raise funds for life-saving medical equipment and other specific hospital needs.

Annually, approximately 600 caring and dedicated volunteers contribute an average of 45,000 hours of service in support of a wide a variety of programs which fall into three main categories: Patient Support, Administrative Support and Customer Service/Revenue Generating.

 

Interested in volunteering with QCH?

The first step to the onboarding process is attending a Volunteer Information Session and receive an application package. The application and screening process  takes time, register early to  learn more about how you can have a positive impact on the hospital! 


Recruiting for year round program Volunteers:
There are many volunteer opportunities, weekdays, evenings and weekends.
 Minimum 16 years of age.

 75 hours or 12 month  minimum commitment.

 Submitting an application will not guarantee a QCH Volunteer placement.

 

Health screening requirements: As part of the Public Hospitals Act and the OHA guidelines, to work in a hospital a 2 Step TB test and immunization information is mandatory for all volunteers. You must supply a copy of your immunization record which shows you have been vaccinated twice for each, Chicken Pox and MMR (Mumps, Measles, Rubella) or show proof of immunity to these same diseases through blood work. Proof of Tdap vaccination (Pertussis, adolescent dose 17 years and under, adult dose over 18 years) is required.

 

Space is limited for the Volunteer Information Sessions,  please register early.

Register by emailing volunteer@qch.on.ca  or call  613-721-4709.  

 

Information required at time of registration: name, email and telephone number. 

 

 

 

Thursday  November  16                  6:00-7:00 PM   FULL   NO VACANCY

 

2018 Information Sessions:


  

Thursday  January 25                    6:00-7:00 PM  

 

Tuesday   February 20                   6:00-7:00 PM

 

Tuesday March  6                           6:00-7:00 PM

 

Monday March  12                          6:00-7:00 PM 

 

Monday April  9                               6:00-7:00 PM

 

Wednesday April 11                        6:00-7:00 PM 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Note: Session could be cancelled based on registration numbers or weather.