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Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Burnaby Hospital.

Burnaby Hospital is fortunate to have a strong volunteer program and a very high calibre of volunteers working with us. We work in collaboration with other organizations such as Burnaby Hospice Society and Hearts on the Mend. We are interested in the possibility of adding you to our volunteer complement. Please review the volunteer requirements and application process below.

We encourage teens to gain experience volunteering at a long term care centre such as Fellburn Care Centre before applying to Burnaby Hospital.


Questions and Answers
Common questions and answers about how to become a volunteer at Burnaby Hospital.


    Volunteer Opportunities
    Some areas may not have vacancies in the program. We will make every effort to match you with the volunteer opportunity that meets your interests and abilities.


      • Minimum Age: 16 years
      • Minimum Commitment: 1 x 3-hour shift per week for 8 months

      STEP 1

      STEP 2

      • Successful applicants are contacted for an interview with Volunteer Resources.

      STEP 3:
      After a successful interview:

      • potential volunteers are invited to attend a hospital orientation, which gives volunteers the knowledge they need for a safe, successful and rewarding volunteer experience.
      • potential volunteer will be given a Request for a Criminal Record Check to take to local police station.
      • Following orientation, volunteers are scheduled for training shifts specific to their area of service. Once training is complete, volunteers are ready to begin their regular volunteer shifts at Burnaby Hospital.


        Contact Us

        For more information on how you can become a volunteer, please contact:

        Burnaby Hospital
        Volunteer Resources
        3935 Kincaid Street
        Burnaby, BC V5G 2X6

        Phone: Volunteer Resources direct line at 604.412.6130

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