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Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC!
Prior to beginning the application process, we ask that you read Considerations to Volunteering at Children's Hospital (PDF).
Due to the volume of applications that we receive on an ongoing basis, we have developed an annual application schedule. This schedule is based on type of volunteer (adult, college, or teen) for when we will be accepting applications for review.
Please note that we have a limited number of positions available.
We are now accepting applications for the following:
Child Life (direct patient interaction in activity centers, playrooms, Sibling Center, ICUs, Same Day Surgery & Radiology)
Patient Experience (visit patients both in inpatient and outpatient areas/waiting rooms with activity/book carts, deliver patient E-cards, or assist as Main Lobby greeters):
Coffee Cart (take cart around mornings for families from approximately 8 to 10 a.m.):
Patient Transport (Must be willing to move around throughout the hospital for 3 or 4 hour shift):
All Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh volunteer applicants must:
Please visit our Teen Volunteer Program page for more information about the application process for eligible teens ages 15-17. The 2018 Teen Volunteer program application information and updates will be posted to that page in early February 2018.
After completing the online application and provide two references, you will also need to complete the following PRIOR to being contacted for an interview with a volunteer coordinator:
You will be contacted for an interview after you provide all these requirements. During the interview we will discuss your availability and interests and possible volunteer assignments available.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our office at 412-692-5185 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
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To pay your bill online, please visit UPMC's online bill payment system.
Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's website to: