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Lending a Helping Hand

When you volunteer at Carle BroMenn Medical Center, you improve our patients’ experience.

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Assist with the day-to-day operation of Carle BroMenn Resale Boutique, a Service Auxiliary business. Opportunities include cashiering, assisting with donations, etc.
  • Assist with meals, crafts, data entry and other activities.
  • Visit patients and families and provide clerical assistance at the nursing stations.
  • Deliver flowers and mail, escort patients and visitors, serve as greeter and give tours of the hospital.
  • Be a Lead Volunteer and train new volunteers.
  • Play soothing music to patients and families on nursing units or in the Atrium.
  • Act as a greeter or receptionist in various departments.
  • Assist with escorting, clerical tasks, and replenishing supplies at Carle Cancer Institute Normal.
  • Provide clerical support such as answering phones, filing, photocopying, etc.
  • Greet, escort and provide wheelchair assistance at Carle BroMenn Outpatient Center.
  • Serve as waiting area host for patients’ families and friends.
  • Pick up non-confidential papers for recycling.
  • Conduct Hound Round visits with pet therapy dogs.
  • Read to pediatric patients at Carle BroMenn Outpatient Center through the Reach Out and Read program.
  • Complete miscellaneous projects.

Remote volunteer opportunities:

  • Create compassion cards, make blankets for our veterans, sew fidget mats, or become a Carle Friend.

Many of these opportunities are available during the day, evenings and weekends.

How Can You Get Involved?

Learn how you can volunteer and improve the lives of patients and their families at at Carle BroMenn Medical Center:


Call (309) 268-5397