Serve in the Ronald McDonald Family Room at Presbyterian Hospital!

Details
Dates Volunteer is Needed: 
Shifts open on Saturdays, Sundays, and Thursday evenings
Number of Volunteers Needed: 
7
Description of the Volunteer Opportunity: 

We are accepting applications for Volunteers to serve in our Ronald McDonald Family Room located inside Presbyterian Hospital. Volunteers work in the Family Room greeting families, stocking food, maintaining the computer and laundry room sign-in sheets and helping the families with anything they may need. The Family Room is open 7 days a week from 9-8pm if we have Volunteer Coverage. Volunteers cover 2 or 3 hour shifts. Shifts are as follows: 9-12 pm, 12-3 pm, 3-6 pm, 6-8 pm.

We are currently seeking Volunteers for the following shifts:

Thursdays 6-8 pm
Saturdays 9-12 pm
Saturdays 12-3 pm
Saturdays 3-6 pm
Saturdays 6-8 pm
Sundays 9-12 pm
Sundays 12-3 pm

The Family Room is currently closed due to restrictions during the COVID-19 breakout, but as we follow guidelines, we hope to have it open again sometime in May. Recruitment is ongoing as we would love for these to be filled when we get back.

Areas of Interest: 
Children and Youth
Community
Health and Medicine
Great for: 
Adults
55+
Who Will Be Impacted Through This Project: 

Families whose children are currently in the Neonatal ICU or in the Pediatrics Unit are eligible to visit the Family Room at Presbyterian. These are family members who are under high stress and who are often in need of a respite that is not at the bedside of their ill loved one. Volunteers offer a smile and a welcome to families in need!

Is This an Ongoing Opportunity?: 
Yes
Minimum Age of Volunteers: 
18
Additional Requirements: 

Orientation will happen through RMHC and Presbyterian Volunteer Service. Must pass a Background Check. Not eligible for those looking for court-ordered community service hours. Once committed, volunteers are asked to commit to at least 3 months of service, preferably 6.

Last Updated: Sep 24 2020
Address of Project Site
1100 Central Ave SE
Albuquerque
New Mexico
87106
Contact Info
Phone: 
(505) 515-3044

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