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Volunteer Requirements AND Commitment

Adult Program Requirements (18 Years or Older)


Fall Recruitment will open September 9th, 2015
Please visit us again in August for more details on our Fall Program

  • Minimum time commitment of 150 hours and at least 6 months
  • Regular weekly four to five-hour shift
  • Must complete health assessment that includes tuberculosis (TB) screening and blood work for Measles, Mumps, Rubella, and Varicella (MMRV) titers.
  • Must Complete mandatory orientation
    • Some programs require additional trainings
  • Two references (Form)
  • Application & Personal Interview (Form) **Photo ID is required
    • Walk-ins are welcome Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:30am-3:30pm and Saturday & Sunday 10am-2pm to complete application in-person OR
    • Print application, complete and bring during above times for a personal interview.

Junior Program Requirements (Ages 14-17)


Fall Recruitment will open September 9th, 2015
Please visit us again in August for more details on our Fall Program

  • Minimum time commitment of 150 hours and at least six months
  • Regular weekly three to five-hour shift
  • Parent/guardian permission Required
  • Working Papers
  • Must complete health assessment that includes tuberculosis (TB) screening and blood work for Measles, Mumps, Rubella and Varicella (MMRV) titers.
  • Must complete mandatory orientation
    • Some programs require additional trainings
  • Two references (Form)
  • Application & Personal Interview (Form) **Photo ID is required
    • Walk-ins are welcome Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:30am-3:30pm and Saturday & Sunday 10am-2pm to complete application in-person OR
    • Print application, complete and bring during above times for a personal interview.
Reference Form Requirements

After you've submitted a volunteer application, you will have up to three weeks to submit two reference forms. These forms may be written by either professional or personal contacts (e.g., employer, co-worker, professor, teacher, neighbor, friend, pastor-no family members please). Submit completed reference forms via email (Christina.Cornacchia@nychhc.org), fax 718-616-4782 or in person.

Contact Volunteer Services if you have questions or concerns regarding reference forms.

**Please note reference forms received prior to application submission will not be kept on file.


Next Steps
  • If you are able to commit to the above requirements, please complete an application and follow directions listed above.
  • If you are unable to commit to the above requirements, here are some other ways to help our patients

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