Six common questions

volunteer with paediatric patientWhere can I volunteer? What times do you need volunteers?
Click on Volunteer Opportunities

Why should I volunteer at GGH?
Click on Benefits of Volunteering

Do I need a police vulnerable sector check? Can I do my 40 hours of school community service at GGH?
Click on Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for the answers to these
questions and more.

Do I need to have any immunizations completed?
Click on Health Review Requirements for more information

Curious about what happens behind the scenes?
Click on Volunteer Resources Information

Ready to apply?
Complete the Volunteer Application Package which consists of an application form plus two completed and signed reference forms from people who have known you well for at least one year. Suitable references include: Co-worker, Employer or Supervisor (paid or volunteer), Teacher, Coach, Faith leaders. Please do not use family, friends and/or physicians as references.

Completed application packages may be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. as a single PDF file, dropped off at Information on Level One of the hospital, or mailed to:

Guelph General Hospital
Volunteer Resources
115 Delhi Street
Guelph, ON N1E 4J4

Guelph General Hospital is committed to providing accessible practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please notify Volunteer Resources of any accommodation needs you may have during the application and selection process.