We are very fortunate to have a dedicated
group of volunteers supporting our patients and working in a
variety of capacities throughout the hospital.
Reception volunteers are at
the main entrance of the Hospital to welcome and assist visitors,
and help patients on their arrival and discharge.
Atrium Gift & Coffee Shop
volunteers provide a welcoming respite in pleasant surrounds for
patients, visitors, doctors and staff.
Ward Support volunteers
provide care for our patients:
- accompanying patients for a walk and
- assisting patients at mealtime
- escorting patients from the ward on
- supporting and assisting staff and mothers at
the parenting program and hydrotherapy
- offering a relaxing hand or foot massage
Volunteers take the Mobile
Library trolley to the wards regularly, offering books and
magazines to all patients.
Volunteers also provide support in
Administration, Day Surgery, Pathology and in
Training and support
St John of God Hospital provides training for
these volunteers in their area of work. They attend in-service
sessions and meet regularly to socialise and support each
For more information about our Volunteer Program contact
Margaret Segrave on 5434 3580 or email email@example.com