Northfield Hospital

Category: Volunteer Network Programs

Opportunities for volunteers at the Northfield Hospital include the following: support for patients in the 40-bed skilled nursing facility, clerical support for staff and short term projects – e.g. entertainment for patients. Students can choose to volunteer in the following departments:Long Term Care Center, Emergency Room, or Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Center. A series of two TB tests and orientation are required for registration into the program. Volunteers must be willing to dedicate 2 hrs/week at the hospital. Students must find their own transportation. Information about volunteering in the ER can be found at this website:

Contacts:  Co-Director Emily Olson (olsonem), Co-Director Lara Shefelbine (shefelbi)

Last Updated: 5/15/13