About RCH volunteers

  • The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) Volunteer Service manages all volunteer programs operating/represented within the hospital.   

    As part of the Family Services Department, the RCH Volunteer Service strives to positively impact the patient and family experience by providing additional support to children, either admitted or visiting the RCH, and their families.

    The programs managed/facilitated by the RCH Volunteer Service are:

    The RCH Volunteer Service also oversees the volunteer led areas of the Family Services department including:

    Please Note:  All our volunteers are motivated by a strong desire to assist patients and families. Volunteering does not suit candidates whose main motivation is to improve their current or future career prospects. Students seeking work-experience or work placements should refer to the Careers page.