Adult Volunteer Program

The Adult Volunteer Program is a year round program. This program is best suited for long-term volunteers that want to serve the hospital and its patients. By becoming a volunteer, you will be an integral part of our healthcare team. Our goal is to match your interest and talents with available volunteer opportunities. A sampling of service opportunities include:

  • Information Desk
  • Gift Shop
  • Nursing Units
  • Day Surgery & Pre-op Waiting Rooms
  • Materials Management
  • Clerical Assistance

Rewards

  • Be a part of a team that promotes the best in healthcare
  • Interact with patients, families, staff and fellow volunteers
  • Gain experience and new skills
  • Give back to the community and add more meaning to your life

Benefits

  • Complimentary meal in the hospital cafeteria
  • Gift Shop discount
  • Flu shot at no cost
  • Recognition luncheon and events

Requirements

  • Complete an application/interview
  • Successfully complete background check and orientation
  • Commit to at least one year of service
  • Be willing to serve one four-hour shift per week, Monday - Friday
  • Adhere to hospital policies and regulation
  • Friendly, positive attitude; good communication skills
  • Capacity to be empathetic and demonstrate genuine concern for patients and families
  • Participate in annual safety training class

Adult Volunteers Application

Student Program

Our volunteers have a wide range of contact with a variety of staff members, however, please note that the volunteer program is not structured to provide shadowing/observational experience. Please note that our student program dates can change depending on the number of volunteer opportunities we have available, the most current information will be posted on this page.

School Year Program: This program is open to both high school and college students, age 16 and older. The next school year program will begin September 2022 and run through May 2023. Applications will be accepted July 1-7, 2022. Once the application process is closed, the volunteer staff will review and select candidates based on their applications in order to set up an interview. Please note that receipt of an application does not guarantee an acceptance. Final selections of the program participants will be made by the end of August. This program is in high demand and closes very quickly each year.

Please check back on the website on or after July 1 to obtain a link to download the student application. 

Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Volunteer Services
17500 West Grand Parkway South
Sugar Land, Texas 77479
MHSLVolunteers@memorialhermann.org