The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Information Desk volunteers provide the highest standards of service excellence. Volunteers assist patients, families, and visitors to the hospital with patient look-up software, directions to appointments, and general way-finding. Other information desk duties may include: acting as a family liaison and wheelchair transporting patients to their appointments. This position offers high guest interaction! Training is provided for any interested volunteers. Volunteers in this position frequently work alongside a partner. *Current Openings* Main Lobby Desk (assist guests with hospital way finding): Mondays: 8:00-12:30PM; 12:30-5:00PM; 5:00-8:00PM Thursdays: 5:00PM-8:00PM Saturdays: 11:00-1:30 PM; 1:30-4:30PM Cancer Center Desk (wheelchair transport+way finding): Tuesdays: 12:30PM-4:30PM Heart Center Desk (family liaision+way finding): Mondays (every other): 8:00AM-12:30PM Thursdays: 12:30PM-4:30PM