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Thank you for your interest in volunteering at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.
Learn more about the volunteer opportunities available to you.
If you have questions, view our Frequently Asked Questions about volunteering at UPMC Children's or contact us to learn more.
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.
Seasonal volunteer applications are only accepted during the following dates:
Before you begin the application process, it is important that you read Considerations to Volunteering at Children's Hospital (PDF).
Next, follow these steps to complete your application:
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a phased-approach for the return of volunteers at UPMC Children's is currently limited for the Fall 2020 enrollment period to one assignment: Entrance Screener.
If you are interested in applying for this volunteer role please review the following eligibility requirements and information regarding this assignment:
The primary purpose and role of the Entrance Screener assignment is to protect patients, staff, and visitors from unnecessary COVID-19 exposure by ensuring that everyone entering the building has been screened, wears a mask, and should be in the building. Training for this assignment will take place on the volunteer's start date, after completing all of the on-boarding requirements and a New Volunteer Orientation.
If you are eligible and interested in this assignment, please contact one of our Volunteer Coordinators to inquire and get more information about the application process.
After completing the online application and have two non-relatives complete the reference form on your behalf, the following additional requirements must be completed prior to being contacted for an interview.
Submit required clearances by email or drop off at the Welcome/Information Center (Clearances can be accessed or provided by a Volunteer Coordinator):
Note: If you have received your clearances within the past year and can provide them for our records, you will not need to complete the steps above for clearances.
Submit appropriate health and immunization screening documents by email or drop off at the Welcome/Information Center. We require the following immunizations:
Note: If you have not had a recent TB test or Flu Shot, they can be done at UPMC Children’s and/or UPMC employee health offices at no additional cost. Contact us for more information.
We will contact you for an interview once we receive all the above requirements.
During the interview, we will discuss your availability and interests and volunteer assignments available.
To learn more about Volunteer Services at UPMC Children's, call 412-692-5185 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
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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