Volunteering with Riverside Regional Medical Center is a rewarding experience with many opportunities. As a volunteer, you will interact and assist with patients, become a part of a great hospital family and work with others to help make a difference in our community. Our volunteers work with the public, assist visitors and support members of the health care team throughout the hospital.

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Volunteer requirements

As a volunteer with Riverside, you are in control of your hours. Please complete the online application and review our requirements:

  • The Riverside volunteer program requires individual dedication.
  • The application process includes a personal interview, universal background check, flu shot, tuberculosis screenings and completion of the volunteer orientation.
  • Volunteers must agree to maintain a regular schedule at least four shifts, which is a minimum of 16 hours per month.

Upcoming adult orientation dates: Feb 28, March 21, April 23, May 29. Contact us at 757-594-2044 for more information.

You're invited to our vendor fairs

The community is invited to our vendor fairs. All proceeds benefit the Riverside Make a Difference Fund. Click here to download the schedule (PDF).

High school volunteer program

Our Summer Only Youth Program invites local teens to experience the world of health care as junior volunteers.

Who can apply: This program is open to high school students between the ages of 14 and 18. (You must be 14 by by June 15.) You also must meet the requirements of the application process, including being in good academic standing and having parental consent. You will also be required to attend the mandatory orientation.

Application period: Now closed. Our next application window will open on March 1, 2019, with a deadline of May 1 to submit all materials. Please thoroughly read each page and carefully follow directions. Incomplete packets will not be processed.

Questions: Call our Volunteer Services department at 757-594-2044.

Contact us
Volunteer Services
Riverside Regional Medical Center
500 J. Clyde Morris Blvd.
Newport News, VA 23601
757-594-2044