Special Assignments

Volunteer Services

Current Opportunities

Please see the volunteer openings below.

Early Intervention Program- Jamaica Plain Martha Eliot Center 

Located at 75 Bickford Street in Jamaica Plain. Our patient population is infants and toddlers with developmental delays/complex medical conditions.

Duties:

  • Assisting with office support for various projects
  • Assisting with the program’s play groups

Requirements:

  • At least 18 years old and graduating from high school by May of 2018
  • Able to start ASAP and make the yearly commitment

Note: Applicants should have experience working with toddlers

Current Volunteer Needs Are:

Wednesday 8:30-12:30 or 9-1

Fridays 8:30-12:30, or 1-5 (or an 8 hour commitment 9:00-5:00)

Minimum Commitment:

  • One set 4 hour shift per week for one calendar year

Note: Applicants will interview at Martha Eliot with the program’s director

How to Apply:

Please send an email to Katy Winter at katy.winter@childrens.harvard.edu with the subject line “Waltham – Clinic Volunteer”. Please include which timeslot you would be available to volunteer.

Waltham - Clinic Volunteer

This opportunity is available to volunteers at Boston Children’s Hospital at Waltham located at 9 Hope Avenue, Waltham, MA.

Duties:

  • Interact with patients and families in the waiting room area- play games, read, engage in basic art projects
  • Help to organize and provide a safe, clean environment while assisting with toy washing
  • Assist the supervisor with any other needs, such as programming or preparing materials for patients and families

Requirements:

  • At least 18 years old and graduating from high school by May of 2018
  • If applying, must fully complete application and submit reference sheet
  • Available to attend an in-person interview
  • Available to start in June 2018 and continue for the year commitment

Current Volunteer Needs Are:

Monday-Friday 8:30-5

Minimum Commitment:

  • One set 4 hour shift per week for one calendar year

How to Apply:

Please send an email to Katy Winter at katy.winter@childrens.harvard.edu with the subject line “Martha Eliot – Clinic Volunteer”. Please include which timeslot you would be available to volunteer.