Become a volunteer at Langley Memorial Hospital and Long Term Care.

Volunteers are important members of the health care team. They offer service and support to our patients, families and visitors, while enhancing patient care and the overall experience at Langley Memorial Hospital and long term care.

Opportunities (19+)

  • Langley Memorial Hospital Auxiliary: The purpose of this organization, through its individual members, is to promote and advance the welfare of the hospital through service to the hospital and its patients and residents and through fundraising in a manner satisfactory to the person in charge of the Langley Memorial Hospital operations and in harmony with the planning of the community.
  • Welcome and Information Desk: Support patients, visitors and clients of the hospital by providing information, assisting with directions and escorting clients to units when needed. Assist with maintaining a tidy lobby.
  • B.C. Pets and Friends / St. John Ambulance Pet Therapy: Visit with patients, families, visitors and staff who need a little pet connection.

Requirements

Volunteers must meet the following requirements to be a successful candidate:

  • A current criminal record check and references
  • Minimum age: 19 years (excludes VolunTEEN Program)
  • Minimum commitment of six months
  • Proficient in English
  • COVID-19 vaccine (minimum 2 shots)

Adult application process

Apply today

The volunteer application portal is now open.

We will be reaching out to applicants for Interviews starting January 2023.

  • Step 1 Application: Complete the application form
  • Step 2 Interview: Only candidates who qualify for available position will be contacted for an initial interview.
  • Step 3 Screening: Criminal record check and references will be required
  • Step 4 Orientation: Complete an online orientation 
  • Step 5 Placement: Training and placement following orientation

VolunTEEN Opportunities – 16 to 18 years

Requirements

Volunteers must meet the following requirements to be a successful candidate:

  • All VolunTEENS must reside or attend school in Langley
  • Mandatory compliance to Fraser Health Influenza Policy
  • COVID-19 vaccine (minimum 2 shots)
  • Age: 16 - 18 years. Parent/Legal guardian consent required under age 18
  • Minimum commitment: January 4, 2023 - June 30, 2023, weekly two hour shifts, Monday to Friday (4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.)
  • Mandatory Fraser Health orientation – January 4, 2023
  • Mandatory shifts at Penny Pinchers – Summer of 2023

VolunTEEN Team Lead:

  • Returning VolunTEEN student
  • Must have completed a minimum of 40 hours in the 2021-2022 Program
  • Must demonstrate leadership, maturity and commitment to their role
  • Must commit to 50 Hours for 2022- 2023 program
  • Mandatory shifts at Penny Pinchers – Summer of 2023
  • Mandatory compliance to Fraser Health Influenza Policy
  • VolunTEEN Team Lead may come from a community outside Langley
  • COVID-19 vaccine (minimum 2 shots)
  • Age: 16 - 18 years. Parent/Legal guardian consent required under age 18

Application process

Online applications are open November 17, 2022 9 a.m. - December 7, 2022 12:00 p.m. Incomplete or late applications will not be considered. Only candidates who qualify for available positions will be contacted for an interview.

  • Step 1 Application
  • Step 2 Interview (December 12-20 2023)
  • Step 3 Screening: Criminal record check and two references will be required.
  • Step 4 Orientation (January 4, 2023): Mandatory completion of new volunteer orientation curriculum and group orientation session.
  • Step 5 Placement: Training and placement following orientation.

Before you start your application please note the following:

The application will require detailed information on your past work and volunteer experience, personal and business references and emergency contact information. It will take approximately 20 minutes to complete.

Apply today

The VolunTEEN application process is now closed. Thank you for your interest in our program. Please check back in the summer of 2023 for more information about the Fall 2023 VolunTEEN program.

Contact us

If you have questions, contact the Volunteer Resources department at Langley Memorial Hospital.

Email us

Volunteer Resources
Langley Memorial Hospital
22051 Fraser Hwy
Langley, BC V3A 4H4

Main Line
604 534-4121 ext. 746412

Partnership volunteers 

  • Langley Hospice Society. Provides emotional, practical and spiritual support for people who are living with a terminal illness, their family and friends, throughout the last stages of illness, at the time of death and bereavement.
  • Penny Pincher Thrift Shop. Raises funds in support of Langley Memorial Hospital.