Volunteers Connie and Nancy help Riverside Doctors' Hospital Williamsburg live its mission of caring for others as they would care for those they love.

Share your talents
You offer something no one else can! Share your unique talents with one of our Williamsburg volunteer programs.

If you are looking for a unique opportunity to serve others, and at the same time make new friends and learn new skills, consider volunteering for one of our Riverside Health System facilities in Williamsburg. We depend a great deal on our volunteers and their gift of time. As our teams and facilities grow and change, volunteers are needed to meet our evolving environment.

Riverside Doctors’ Hospital volunteers provide services to our patients and families. We want to be sure everyone who comes through the doors of any of our facilities feels welcome and supported. At Riverside Health System, our mission is to care for others as we would care for those we love.

You, as a volunteer, can enjoy a genuine sense of satisfaction from helping others. You can take pride in being actively involved in a meaningful service. Each year our volunteers contribute thousands of hours helping us provide high quality care to our patients and community. They bring cheerful smiles and an unhurried pleasantness to our patients, their families, friends, our physicians and staff.

Volunteer opportunities
We have many opportunities which include:

  • Hospitality/Information Desk staff
  • Emergency Department assistant
  • Medical/Surgical unit patient escorts
  • Surgery waiting areas support
  • Center for Excellence in Aging & Lifelong Health team
  • Diagnostic Center patient escorts
  • Physical therapy assistants
  • Clerical assistants
  • Dietary assistants
  • Pet therapy volunteers
  • Spiritual guidance advisors
  • And more!

Flexible schedules
If you have a desire to help others, we have lots of options for you, whether you want to volunteer from home or give service on a weekly basis. We are always developing new programs and looking for new ways to support our customers.

If you are willing to give just three hours a week, we have a position for you! We ask all of our new volunteers to give at least 30 hours of service to our organization. We allow flexible scheduling for most of our volunteers, so you can plan your service around your lifestyle.

Apply online
We've made it quick, easy and simple to start your application. Just click on the link below to get started.

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More Information
Carrie S. Karnes, BBA, CDVS, Carrie.Karnes@rivhs.com
Volunteer /Community Relations Manager