Volunteer

Start Making a Difference Today — Become A Volunteer!  

At Carroll Hospital, the helping hands of our more than 200 volunteers have such a tremendous impact on the compassionate, high-quality care we offer to the community. Our volunteers generously dedicate their time, talents and resources and help provide a personal level of caring that means so much to our patients, visitors and staff. 

Seven days a week, 24-hours a day, 365 days a year, you will find volunteers out and about at the hospital. And they are easy to spot, in their blue smocks. Whatever is needed, the Carroll Hospital volunteers are always here to lend a hand.

Volunteer opportunities include:

Front desk greeter: Main Lobby, Emergency Department, Tevis Center for Wellness

Volunteer Room: Discharge patients, deliver flowers, help with hospital's Lost & Found, clerical duties as needed

Retail Volunteer: Work in The Candy Striper Gift Shop, Wellness Boutique, The Candy Striper Junior, Beasman Boutique & the White Rabbit Thrift Shop

Surgical Waiting Room: Assist staff with keeping family and friends updated on patient status in the operating room

Surgical Recovery: Assist staff with changing beds, keeping patients company and discharging patients when ready

Cancer Center: In the infusion area, help nurses as needed, give warm blankets, snacks and visit with patients. 

A simple application process is the first step to becoming a volunteer. Volunteers must have a flu shot, be tobacco free and have transportation and health insurance.

If you or someone you know would like to get involved at Carroll Hospital, please call Volunteer Services at 410-871-7280 or fill out our volunteer application and background check form and mail to:

Carroll Hospital
Attn: Volunteer Services
200 Memorial Avenue
Westminster, MD 21157


Junior Volunteer Program

If you are between the ages of 14 –18, Carroll Hospital offers a Junior Volunteer Program through which you can earn service hours that may be applied to your 75 hours of community service required by the Carroll County school system. 

We encourage students to apply early as the program fills up quickly.