Peterborough Regional Health Centre

Service: Volunteer Services

Record #: PET1528
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 25 Jul 2023


Description (Service) Volunteers provide support for a variety of services at PRHC, including but not limited to
  • Cancer Care
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Dialysis
  • Emergency Department
  • Foundation
  • Gift Shop
  • Helping Hands
  • Hospital Elder Life Program
  • Information Desk
  • Intensive Care Unit
  • Mail delivery
  • Mental Health
  • Palliative Care
  • Portering
  • Post Discharge Calls
  • Pulmonary Rehab
  • Recreation Therapy
  • Special Requests
  • Spiritual Care
  • Surgical Outpatients
  • Wayfinding
  • Wellness Cart
  • Women and Children Unit

Service Details

Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Volunteers available 7 days a week from 7 am-8 pm
Areas Served Peterborough
Eligibility 14 year(s) and up;
Application Application process requires:
  • proof of immunization for mumps, measles, rubella and varicella, COVID19
  • two-step TB test
  • two written references
  • current police record check (within 6 months). All application details are located on the website follow the link to volunteer application process.
  • Languages English
    Fees None

    Address and Location

    Located In Community Peterborough
    Address & Map
    1 Hospital Dr
    Peterborough, ON
    Canada K9J 7C6
    Physical Access Fully Accessible

    Contact Information

    Office Phone 705-876-5066
    Fax 705-876-5104
    Primary Contact Shari Forsyth, Supervisor, Volunteer Services; Phone: 705-743-2121 ext 3166; Email:
    Alternate Contact Cheryl Smith, Volunteer Services Specialist; Email:

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