Volunteer in the Ronald McDonald House Family Room at UNM Hospital

Dates Volunteer is Needed: 
TBD with each volunteer
Number of Volunteers Needed: 
Description of the Volunteer Opportunity: 

***Volunteer activity is still on hold due to restrictions during the COVID-19 pandemic, but we will update when this changes. Recruitment is ongoing as we would love to have new volunteers ready to go when we are!***

The Ronald McDonald House Family Room is located on the 6th Floor of the UNM Children's Hospital in the Child Life Center. The Family Room provides a "home away from home" within the hospital to families with ill or injured children receiving medical treatment at UNMH. This is a wonderful opportunity for college students who need some down time to study and give back at same time. Volunteers help with welcoming and registering families, maintaining supplies, and overseeing laundry and computer schedule.

Areas of Interest: 
Health and Medicine
Great for: 
Who Will Be Impacted Through This Project: 

Families whose children are receiving care at the UNM NICU or Pediatric Units

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

You will need to attend the RMHC Orientation AND the Hospital Orientation before starting. We ask for a minimum 6 month commitment to serving in the Family Room. Volunteers must be 18 at the time of application. A background check must be completed and passed in order to volunteer.

Last Updated: May 5 2021
Address of Project Site
2211 Lomas Blvd NE
New Mexico
Contact Info
(505) 633-4636


The Center for Nonprofit Excellence provides these volunteer opportunities as a service to our community and does not assume any responsibility for the validity of such postings. To ensure accurate and up-to-date information, please contact the organization who posted the opportunity.

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