Volunteering at EvergreenHealth

When you volunteer, you join a group that is an integral part of the EvergreenHealth family. We can match your skills, interests and availability with volunteer positions in areas such as:

  • Behind-the-scenes support including office positions
  • Information desk 
  • The gift shops at Kirkland and Monroe
  • Patient care units
  • Animal-assisted therapy teams
  • Hospice 

Not all areas may have openings at the time of your application.


Please note: Volunteer Services does not facilitate any internships, externships, observing or shadowing experiences. These are usually arranged through educational programs at colleges and vocational schools. Please refer to Job Shadow Students for more information.


Volunteer Programs

EvergreenHealth offers several opportunities for potential volunteers:

Hospital Volunteers provide behind-the-scenes support for hospital departments, the gift shops, the information desks, the emergency department, the gift shops and office positions. 

Hospice Volunteers support patients with compassionate presence, companionship and/or practical assistance in their homes, care facilities or at the hospice center.

Animal Assisted Therapy teams  provide companionship and unconditional support to our patients, visitors and staff.


Why should you Volunteer?

If you're wondering whether you should pursue a volunteer position at EvergreenHealth, watch this video and find out how you and other volunteers can be involved in making sure health care better meets the needs of patients and communities. 

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You can also read what volunteers say about their time at EvergreenHealth.


How to Apply

For more information, call the Volunteer office at 425.899.1994 or email GrpVolunteerHospitalBased@evergreenhealthcare.org.