Special Assignments

Volunteer Services

Current Opportunities

Please see the volunteer openings below.

Jamaica Plain Martha Eliot Center- Clinic Volunteer

Duties:

  • Interact with patients and families in the waiting room area- play games, read, engage in basic art projects
  • Help to organize and provide a safe, clean environment while assisting with toy washing
  • Assist the supervisor with any other needs, such as programming or preparing materials for patients and families

Requirements:

  • At least 18 years old and graduating from high school by May of 2018
  • If applying, must fully complete application and submit reference sheet
  • Available to attend an in-person interview
  • Available to start in June 2018 and continue for the year commitment

Note: Spanish fluency is helpful

Current Volunteer Needs Are:

Monday 9-1 or 1:30-5:30

Tuesday 9-1 or 1:30-5:30

Wednesday 9-1 or 1:30-5:30

Thursday 9-1, 1:30-5:30, or 4-8

Friday 1:30-5:30

Minimum Commitment:

  • One set 4 hour shift per week for one calendar year

How to Apply:

Please send an email to Katy Winter at katy.winter@childrens.harvard.edu with the subject line “Martha Eliot – Clinic Volunteer”. Please include which timeslot you would be available to volunteer.

Waltham - Clinic Volunteer

This opportunity is available to volunteers at Boston Children’s Hospital at Waltham located at 9 Hope Avenue, Waltham, MA.

Duties:

Interact with patients and families in the waiting room area- play games, read, engage in basic art projects

Help to organize and provide a safe, clean environment while assisting with toy washing

Assist the supervisor with any other needs, such as programming or preparing materials for patients and families

Requirements:

At least 18 years old and graduating from high school by May of 2018

If applying, must fully complete application and submit reference sheet

Available to attend an in-person interview

Available to start in June 2018 and continue for the year commitment

Current Volunteer Needs Are:

Monday-Friday 8:30-5

Minimum Commitment:

One set 4 hour shift per week for one calendar year