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Volunteers at BackSnack

Employee volunteers in action - organizing food for the Back Snack program at Feed Northland Kids.

Make a Difference — Volunteer!

Our volunteers share their life experiences, skills, passions and time in ways that help us fulfill our mission to provide hope and healing to every life we touch. They play a vital role in our patients’ care, and they are the heart of North Kansas City Hospital.

We invite you to explore the many volunteer opportunities available to adults and youth.

In the same spirit of giving, our 3,000 employees are ready and willing to volunteer in the community. If your local organization is in need of some helping hands, check out our Community Volunteer Services.

Community Volunteer Services

Finding quality volunteers for your organization is easier than ever. NKCH’s Community Volunteer Portal connects local groups with more than 3,000 employees who represent a range of talents, skills and knowledge.

Our Community Volunteer Request Form streamlines the process for pairing your organization with our volunteers. No job is too small, and we consider every request. Once your request is approved, NKCH employees can access the opportunity internally. You’ll receive emails with names and contact information from interested employees.

A few examples of our work:

  • Stuffing backpacks
  • Serving food
  • Shopping for food and supplies
  • Conducting health screenings
  • Helping Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts
  • Much more!

Adult Volunteer Program

Apply online to be an adult volunteer at North Kansas City Hospital.

Lou, Adult Volunteer

Lou, Adult Volunteer

Our adult volunteer program is for men and women age 19 and older.

Adult Volunteer Opportunities

  • Answer phones and direct patient information calls
  • Assist families in waiting areas.
  • Assist with day-to-day hospital functions
  • Compile patient information packets
  • Copying, filing and typing
  • Deliver flowers and mail to patient rooms
  • Guide and/or transport visitors
  • Help with department-specific tasks
  • Much more!

Day, evening and weekend shifts available.

Contact Us

NKCH Adult Volunteer Services Office: 816.691.5152
Hours: 7 a.m.- 4 p.m., Monday-Friday

North Kansas City Hospital conducts background investigations on every volunteer.

Youth Volunteer Program

Apply online to be a youth volunteer at North Kansas City Hospital.

Junior Volunteer

Husref, Youth Volunteer in Pharmacy

Our youth volunteer program is for people 14-18 years of age.

Youth Volunteer Opportunities

  • Business
  • Childcare
  • Clinical

Placement is determined based on interest, age and availability.

The program is divided into two sessions. The school-year session runs from August-May, with afternoon and early evening shifts available. The summer session runs from June-August, and includes morning and afternoon shifts.

Contact Us

NKCH Youth Volunteer Office: 816.691.1684
Hours: 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. Monday-Friday

North Kansas City Hospital conducts background investigations on every volunteer.

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