Become a Volunteer

Duke University Hospital

All of our volunteers have unique reasons for volunteering their time and skills. Duke Health volunteers have the opportunity to be of service to our patients, their families, the staff, and the greater community while also gaining the personal satisfaction of knowing that they have helped others.

Our Volunteer Programs

Duke University Hospital offers volunteer opportunities for individuals with different skill levels. To learn about available positions, requirements, and the application process, choose the program that best fits you:

Our Way of Saying Thank You

Because our volunteers are so valuable to us, we offer the following benefits in appreciation:

  • Free parking
  • Free volunteer uniform
  • Free flu shots
  • Duke ID Badge
  • Volunteer Appreciation event
  • Invitations to hospital events
  • Discounts at some food establishments within the hospital

Contact Duke University Hospital Volunteer Services

Whatever your interests or skills, our Volunteer Services is committed to finding the right opportunity for you. We look forward to working with you. If you have questions, please call us at 919-681-6088 or email at