Volunteers play an important role in the Children's Hospital. Discover how you can be a part of our support team.

Volunteer in the hospital

Beginning at age 16, volunteers make a difference to children, their families and the hospital staff every day of the year. A yearly commitment of 30 hours is required.

Volunteer opportunities

  • Patient interaction: Playing with children in activity rooms or visiting patient rooms
  • Reader-to-patient program: Reading to patients in the outpatient clinics, in their rooms or in the Children's Cancer Clinic
  • Floor volunteers: Offering breaks to parents, greeting visitors and patients, delivering mail or newspapers
  • Nurses station: Helping at a nurses station
  • Clerical office helper: Helping in the volunteer office or different pediatric departments
  • Coffee cart: Offering coffee to visitors in the waiting areas

The patients, families and staff at Batson Hospital truly appreciate the amazing volunteers in this community. If you are interested in volunteering or have any further questions, please contact us.

For questions about working with children, email or call us at (601) 815-8277.

For questions about working with newborns, call us at (601) 815-7001.