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Volunteering

See your future with us

Our volunteers are a great asset to the hospital and provide an invaluable service. By supporting our staff in caring for patients and by helping out behind the scenes, they help us to make life easier for both our patients and their families. Each year, hundreds of volunteers give up their free time on a regular basis to help patients throughout the hospital.

We are currently recruiting for more volunteers, click on 'Volunteer opportunities' to see what's available ...

 

 

Young Person's Volunteer Scheme for those at school/college (16 – 19)

Volunteering is about making a difference for patients. Young person volunteers can engage with patients who are lonely, isolated or anxious. Read more

Volunteering opportunities (18+)

There are a variety of roles that volunteers can undertake, for example guiding and wayfinding, ward support, patient surveys and more.​ Read more

The application process

Volunteers must go through a selection process (very similar to staff) and various checks are carried out before you can start. Read more

Voluntary services department

Telephone: 
01223 586 616
Box number: 
214

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Hills Road
Cambridge
CB2 0QQ

News

CUH supported by extra Royal Voluntary Service volunteers

CUH and its patients will benefit from increased volunteers from the Royal Voluntary Service.

Volunteers swell the ranks at CUH

Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) has won £100,000 to recruit more volunteers to support clinical staff.


Our work is supported by Nesta as part of the Centre for Social Action Innovation Fund, in partnership with the Cabinet Office​.