Do you have 4 hours a week?
If so, you could be a volunteer At North Fulton Hospital, our volunteers are heroes every day. Volunteers provide assistance and so much more to our patients, visitors and staff.
Volunteers assist throughout the hospital in a variety of departments and roles. Chances are we can find a rewarding opportunity to match your talents and interests.
Here are the various ways you could serve as a volunteer:
Critical Care Waiting Room Volunteer
Emergency Room Volunteer
Materials Management Volunteer
Patient Services Volunteer
Reception Desk Volunteer
Surgical Waiting Room Volunteer
Outpatient Services Volunteer
Women’s Health Volunteer
Transportation Volunteer (No Driving Required)
Shuttle Service Volunteer
Steps to Become a Volunteer:
Fill out the Volunteer Application and send in your application via mail or fax.
Mail your completed application to:
North Fulton Hospital
3000 Hospital Blvd.
Roswell, GA 30076
Applications may be faxed to 770-751-2698.
Youth Summer Volunteers:
Every summer North Fulton has a Youth Summer Volunteer Program. This is an exciting and rewarding program that lasts eight weeks and is open to high school and college students. You must be 16 years old to apply and be able to attend the mandatory hospital orientation.
Applications are only accepted from January though March. Important dates and the Youth Volunteer Application will become available in late December or early January.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. What is a North Fulton Hospital volunteer?
A. Any man or woman who has the desire to serve our community by adding “that special touch” for patients and their families during their stay at North Fulton Hospital may become a volunteer.
Q. Is there an age requirement?
A. Yes. All hospital volunteers must be 18 years of age or older. North Fulton Hospital has a youth volunteer program that takes place during the summer months for those 16-18 years of age. Applications become available online at the start of each calendar year.
Q. I’ve never done “hospital” things before; how will I learn all I need to know?
A. We provide any training necessary in order for our volunteers to be able to perform their assignments, so no specific educational or technical skills are required. All you need is a commitment to help others. A volunteer orientation and our specialized training will get you started.
Q. What type of things will I do?
A. North Fulton Volunteers assist in many ways throughout the facility, including: providing information for visitors; escorting outpatients to appropriate departments; assisting professional staff with direct patient care such as serving meal trays, juice, and water; and providing courier services.
Q. What are the hours of a volunteer?
A. Each volunteer is asked to serve four or more hours, once a week. Volunteer hours are scheduled at North Fulton Hospital to provide continuous service to our patients. Morning, afternoon, evening, or weekend hours are available.
Q. Is volunteering a way to meet new people?
A. Of course it is! Many of our volunteers have formed life-long friendships as a result of serving together at North Fulton. They assist patients together and have bonded at impromptu gatherings, holiday parties, and an occasional “lunch bunch” planned specifically for volunteers to get-to-know each other better. Many activities, such as bridge groups and a chorus, have formed from the organization. We may work hard, but we like to play hard, too!
Q. What will I get out of being a volunteer at North Fulton Hospital?
A. In addition to a high degree of personal satisfaction and the opportunity to make new friends, there are a number of benefits to being a North Fulton Hospital volunteer. Not only will you gain personal enrichment but you will also have the opportunity to meet the exceptional medical professionals and other caregivers at our hospital.
Q. Is volunteering community involvement?
A. We encourage volunteers to be active in our community as well as our hospital. Part of the monies raised by the volunteer organization's fund-raisers benefit various community service projects.
Q. How do I become a volunteer?
A. Simply complete an application and return it to the hospital. Applications are available online at www.nfultonhospital.com/volunteer.
If you'd like to know more about our volunteer program, call us today at 770-751-2602 and leave a detailed message.
Someone will respond to your call within three business days.