Volunteer Opportunities

Our Vounteers: Robin, waiting room host helping patient with resources; Mary Szescey CEO & volunteers at Advocacy Day; Bill making sandwiches at Clean Day.

 

Make A Difference

Thank you for your interest in joining our volunteer team! At West County Health Centers, our volunteers are one of our most valued resources. Volunteers give their time, talents and skills to make a positive impact in the lives of others and the overall wellness of their community.

    Here’s what our volunteers and patients say:

“I know I am contributing to the cause."  
– Cathy, Volunteer
“It makes me feel like I am doing something for the good of the whole community"
– Robin, Volunteer
“You provide a valuable service. It is so nice to walk in the door and be greeted by a smiling face and a hello.”
– West County Health Centers Patient

Current Volunteer Opportunities

West County Health Centers offers a variety of volunteer roles. We will work with you to find the best fit for your skills and interests.

For the most current volunteer opportunities please visit us at Volunteer Match: www.volunteermatch.org/search/org970415.jsp

For more information about volunteering contact our Volunteer Programs Office at 707-823-3204 Ext. 6454

 

Volunteer Requirements

  • Minimum 18 years of age
  •         *except Teen Outreach Volunteers
  • Pass a basic background check
  • Attend a 2 hour orientation and recieve additional training as needed
  • TB test and seasonal flu shot

 

Volunteer Opportunities for Teens

West County Health Centers Forestville Teen Outreach Center runs a school year length program for volunteers between the ages of 16-25. Volunteers serve in a variety of capacities including peer education, teen outreach center promotion, waiting room ettiquette, community outreach and as members of the Teen Health Advisory Board. The Teen Outreach Center recruits and selects volunteers in late August and the program begins as the academic school year starts. For any further inquiries please contact Peer Education Specialist Lorraine Sekito at 707-887-0427 Ext. 4404.


Current Opportunities

Employment-AmeriCorps Program

West County Health Center’s hires one to two full time Americorps members every September as part of our outreach team. Members receive an educational award at the completion of their term of service. Applications are usually accepted beginning in April every year. To learn more about this program, please go to the Americorps website.

To Volunteer

For more information about the program with West County Health Centers, please go to the Redwood Community Health Coalition website.