• Volunteering at Cincinnati Children's

    Are you looking for a great way to help children and families? There are many ways to volunteer depending upon your preferences and availability. 

    If you would like to go to the medical center consistently, you can become a hospital volunteerYou must be at least 15 years of age and have completed the ninth grade.  We offer many volunteer opportunities ranging from bringing toys and games to critically ill children to helping in the pool with our aqua therapy program. All volunteer activities support the needs of our patients, families and staff.

    If you’d prefer to pick and choose different volunteer opportunities, you can attend an event benefiting Cincinnati Children’s, host a Giving Hope fundraiser, become a Cincinnati Children’s Champion or join an auxiliary.

    If you or your group has a special talent or activity to share, you can find guidelines and an application on the Child Life Department's Special Visitors page.

  • Ways to Volunteer

    Find ideas of the many ways you can help children and their families during a difficult time, from playing with and reading to children to offering breaks to parents. Do you think your canine has what it takes to become a therapy dog? Learn about ways to volunteer at Cincinnati Children's.

  • Requirements & Process

    Volunteer at Cincinnati Children's.

    Learn about our medical requirements and the process necessary to be considered for a volunteer position at the hospital.

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