Make a meaningful impact in your community through volunteering at CHRISTUS Health.

Your contribution is vital to fulfilling the CHRISTUS Health mission of extending the healing ministry of Jesus Christ.

Whether you're a student exploring a career in medicine, a retiree redefining your purpose, or a community member eager to give back, we have a place for you.

Volunteer locations

Available Volunteer Opportunities

Each location offers different volunteer opportunities and needs. Contact your local CHRISTUS Health location to see what opportunities are available.

Many CHRISTUS hospitals have volunteer needs for:

  • Hospital lobby information desk
  • Greeters, escorts, and wayfinding volunteers
  • Waiting rooms in surgery, ICU, and ER departments
  • Gift shop

Some locations throughout CHRISTUS Health also have volunteer opportunities for:

  • Outpatient pavilion information desk
  • Assembling packets
  • Assisting lactation team
  • Pet therapy teams
  • Knitting hats for babies and oncology patients

Check with your local CHRISTUS location for information on what placements are available.

Volunteering Perks

Volunteering is a great way to meet new people and engage in your community. Some of our rewards for volunteering may include:

  • Celebration luncheons for holidays and/or National Volunteer Week
  • Annual awards and recognition
  • Free annual flu shot
  • Social outings
  • The opportunity to sharpen your own skills and learn new ones

Join our volunteer community at CHRISTUS Health today!

Volunteer Locations

CHRISTUS Children's - San Antonio, TX 

Would you like to make a difference through volunteer service? Would you like to experience the satisfaction that can only come from helping others? If so, we have exciting volunteer opportunities for you!

Volunteers play a crucial role in providing patient and family centered care at CHRISTUS Children’s. Our volunteers have diverse backgrounds and experience. Volunteers serve in multiple departments and many positions offer flexible scheduling. Volunteer opportunities are based on the current needs of requesting departments and on the volunteer's suitability, experience, and time commitment. Let us find the right volunteer experience for you!

Requirements for Volunteering

  • Volunteers must be 18 years old or older (unless applying for our Junior Volunteer Program)
  • Submission of a completed application (includes two references)
  • Completion of formal interview
  • Consent to and pass a required background check
  • Completion of required health screening
  • Completion of all require volunteer forms
  • Completion of general volunteer orientation
  • Completion of orientation in assigned service area
  • Agreement to volunteer for 100 hours
  • Volunteers must receive the flu vaccine

Don't wait! Start the process today and become a volunteer at CHRISTUS Children’s! We can’t wait to serve the children and families of our community together!

Please follow the links below for information, applications, and reference forms.

Please see below for contact information regarding volunteering at CHRISTUS Children's:

Phone: 210-704-2550

CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Health System - Longview, TX 

When you become a volunteer at CHRISTUS Good Shepherd Health System, you join our community.

As a volunteer, in addition to a regular weekly shift, you will  have monthly lunch and learns, receive gifts and other benefits from the hospital, and connect meaningfully with associates, patients, and visitors. You will also be invited to holiday parties and other events, dress up for Halloween, participate in our annual flu shot clinic, help with our gift shop sidewalk sales and make new friends.

Contact Information:
Volunteer Office
Phone: 903-315-4158

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System - San Antonio, TX 

Thank you for your interest in the Volunteer Services Program in the CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System. To continue each community's spirit of giving, we invite you to "catch the volunteer spirit" at one of our facilities.

Prior to beginning any volunteer work, you must complete the following steps:

  • Print, complete and sign the Application and Volunteer Disclosure form.
  • Have each Reference Form completed and signed by a credible colleague other than a family member.
  • Return all forms in person to the Volunteer Services Department or by fax.

San Antonio locations: fax to 210-704-2807
New Braunfels: fax to 830-620-5120

  • A background check will be conducted. By signing the Volunteer Disclosure/Release form, you have given us permission to perform this mandatory check. You will be notified by phone when your background check has cleared.
  • A tuberculosis test may be administered at the hospital by our Occupational Health Nurse.
  • You will need to meet with our Occupational Health Nurse for a tuberculosis test and annual flu shot. At that time, submit a copy of your immunization record.
  • Attend the mandatory Volunteer Orientation sessions.

We look forward to welcoming you to CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System. Please see below for contact information regarding Orientation dates and TB health screenings at your facility of choice.

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa – Alamo Heights, New Braunfels or San Marcos

Ana DeVries
phone: 830-643-6126

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – Medical Center or Westover Hills

Stephanie Phelps-Navarro
phone: 210-703-8006

CHRISTUS Southeast Texas Health System 

If you would like more information about volunteering at CHRISTUS Southeast Texas St. Elizabeth, please email or call Leslie Pember at or at 409-899-7145.

If you would like to join our CHRISTUS Southeast Texas Jasper Memorial Auxiliary, you may call 409-384-1874 to receive more information on how to join.

Shreveport-Bossier Health System - Northwest Louisiana 

Our volunteers enhance the quality of service provided at CHRISTUS Shreveport-Bossier - Health System.

Volunteering not only helps our patients, but it's good for our volunteers' health as well. Numerous studies have shown that people who volunteer their time live healthier lives.

To volunteer, please fill out the volunteer form or contact volunteer services at: 318.681.4280 or

CHRISTUS Health Southwestern Louisiana 

To volunteer, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at 337-431-7199 or

CHRISTUS SPOHN Health System - Corpus Christi, TX 

Make volunteering a part of your life

Please contact Marissa Carrillo at or 361-881-3160.

Summer Junior Volunteer Program

If you are interested our summer program, pleased contact Julie Zuniga at or 361-881-3000 ext. 14913 for application process and program deadlines.

CHRISTUS Spohn welcomes our youngest volunteers!

If you have a teenager or know a teenager interested in healthcare, please share the Junior Volunteer Program with them.

CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Health System - Central Louisiana 

Join Our Volunteer Team!

Are you looking for a positive way to make a difference? Join us as a volunteer with the CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital Auxiliary!

If you are interested in joining the CHRISTUS Cabrini Auxiliary contact the Patient Relations office at 318-528-6798 and find out how you can help.

CHRISTUS St. Michael Health System - Texarkana, TX 

The CHRISTUS St. Michael Junior Volunteer program is designed for high school age volunteers during the summer months. Junior volunteers earn valuable participation in the healthcare field while gaining important work experience. Novella Medlock, Customer Service & Patient Relations, coordinates this program.

If you are interested in learning more about volunteering with the St. Michael Auxiliary, please call Sr. Jeanne Connell at 903-614-2069. If you are interested in learning more about volunteering with the CHRISTUS St. Michael Hospital-Atlanta Auxiliary, please call Macey Rutledge at 903-799-3301. If you are interested in the Junior Volunteer program, please contact Novella Medlock at 903-614-2694 or Sherrie Parks at 903-614-2716

If you would like to volunteer, please submit a Junior Volunteer Application Form and a Junior Volunteer Background Check (BGC) Release via email at:

CHRISTUS St. Vincent Health System - Northern New Mexico 

When you become a volunteer at CSV, you join our community.

As a volunteer, in addition to a regular weekly shift, you will take annual education classes, receive gifts and other benefits from the hospital, and connect meaningfully with associates, patients, and visitors. You will also make new friends, be invited to holiday parties and other events, participate in our annual flu shot clinic, help with special events and our gift shop sidewalk sales.


Contact Information

Kristin Slater-HuffVolunteer Services Coordinator
455 St Michael’s Drive Santa Fe, NM 87505
Phone 505-913-3952


Become a Volunteer!

Volunteer Onboarding Process

CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System - Northeast Texas 

Since forming in 1958, CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Volunteer Services has grown from a handful of volunteers to the more than 250 dedicated men and women providing a variety of valuable services in many departments of our Tyler, Jacksonville and Winnsboro hospitals.

We welcome adult and school-aged volunteers to give a weekly minimum of four hours of service.

  • Working or retired adults
  • Stay-at-home moms
  • High school students
  • College students

Read our volunteer requirements, complete the online application and then email or to schedule an interview.

For more information about becoming a volunteer, please contact Volunteer Services at the appropriate facility listed below:

  • CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Jacksonville
  • CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Tyler
  • CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital – Winnsboro

CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System’s offers a STARS Program for students between 15-18 years of age. Our summer program is designed for students interested in pursuing healthcare careers. STARS (Students Taking Action to Reach Success) is a premier educational opportunity that allows students an introduction to healthcare careers and increases healthcare-issues awareness through job shadowing.

Apply to the STARS Program today!