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Centra Virginia Baptist Volunteers

More than 380 active, dedicated volunteers have been serving the patients, visitors and staff at Centra Virginia Baptist Hospital for more than 50 years and dedicated more than 64,000 hours of their time in 2005. In addition to the many hours of service, the auxiliary has raised and contributed funds toward such projects as the Child Care Center, Bridges Treatment Center dining room and van and the hospital parking decks.

Service Opportunities

  • Waiting areas
  • Information desks
  • Delivery of flowers and mail
  • Discharge, patient transport, and escort
  • Gift shops
  • Nursing units, including neonatal and newborn nursery
  • Pediatric tours
  • Wheelchair repair/maintenance
  • Pinkie Puppet and baby cap makers
  • Office assistants
  • Operating room
  • Radiation oncology

Area youth ages 14 to 18 can participate in our 15-day summer volunteer program, or commit to volunteering twice a month during the school year, to gain valuable experiences in a health care setting.