⚠ COVID-19 INFORMATION: Resources, Vaccine Information

Hospital Volunteer Programs

Learn more about the various volunteer opportunities available at Lurie Children's. 

Summer-Only

We are pleased to offer a learn-and-serve opportunity for first-time applicants to our summer program. This year’s Summer Intensive Program will take place on July 18 and July 22.

College Program (For ALL Undergraduates & Graduates; Multiple Sites)

Applications for the 2022 College Program are now closed. Please check back again for future opportuntiies. 

For individuals currently enrolled in coursework requiring a flexible schedule and who will be consistently available (at least a 6 month commitment), there are a variety of opportunities at our main hospital and outpatient locations, as well as different  shift days/times. Please complete the application for the college program only.

NOTE: Due to ongoing Covid-19 restrictions, we have a limited number of positions and will only be able to review the first 100 applications that come in.

If not selected this round, please know that we are gradually opening up other roles and will reach out to qualified candidates for those roles as we see fit.

Weekday Program (Main Hospital Location Only)

For non-students who have availability to volunteer during a three-hour shift, Monday-Friday, between the hours of 8 a.m.–5 p.m., there are numerous opportunities at the main hospital.

Evening Program (Main Hospital Location Only)

We do not currently have volunteer needs in this program, but please check back soon.

For individuals who have availability to volunteer during a two or three-hour shift, Monday-Thursday, between the hours of 4:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m., there is limited availability only at the main hospital.

Weekend Program (Main Hospital Location Only)

We do not currently have volunteer needs in this program, but please check back soon.

For individuals who only have availability to volunteer during a three-hour shift on Saturday or Sunday, there are opportunities at the main hospital.