As a volunteer you will make a difference in the well-being of individuals, families and communities who are served by Prairie Mountain Health.
Volunteers are essential to the delivery of health care. Working alongside our staff and the entire medical team, our aim is to meet the needs of the people we serve.
Becoming a volunteer with Prairie Mountain Health will make you part of a large team of caring people who are committed to assisting in delivery and strengthening of health services.
Our volunteers are goodwill ambassadors who are committed to patient confidentiality, safety and care.
Benefits of Volunteering include:
- Meet people and make new friends
- Feel a sense of accomplishment and satisfaction from sharing and helping others
- Opportunity to work as a “heath care team member”
- Share your talents and skills, while developing new ones
- Develop new interests
- Provide friendship and companionship
- Increase knowledge and understanding of the special needs of older members of our society
- Gain work experience and explore career opportunities
Prairie Mountain Health offers a variety of opportunities for volunteers. The majority of placements are on weekdays between 8 a.m and 4 p.m. We have limited evening and weekend opportunities and volunteers must be a minimum age of 15 years to register.
As a registered volunteer you will be offered a regularly scheduled shift in a specific placement. Placement is determined based on your interests and the Health Centre’s needs. The time commitment is up to four hours once per week. There is a minimum commitment of 6 months to register with the program.
If you have any questions about becoming a volunteer please call or email us:
Apply by email or mail. Call or email with any questions you may have.
Address: Room N106 | 150 McTavish Avenue East | Brandon, MB | R7A 2B3
Volunteer Services thanks you for your interest in the program and advises you that candidates for interviews will be the only applicants contacted. Please consider the submission of your application as received to department. Not all applicants will be contacted. All completed applications will remain in confidence with the department and be retained for 3 months.
Palliative Care Volunteers
Volunteers for Palliative Care are managed by the Palliative Care program.