Frequently Asked Questions
What is the age requirement to volunteer?
How will I know that you received my application?
After I submit my application, when can I expect to have an interview?
How long does the application process take from acceptance to first day?
Where can I go to complete my health assessment and does the hospital cover any costs?
How do you decide where to place me?
How often am I required to volunteer?
I am a high school student, can I complete my 40 hour requirement?
Do I need to wear a uniform?
Can I volunteer more than once a week?
Are volunteers allowed to take vacations/holidays?
Can I have a letter of reference?
Are volunteers allowed to shadow doctors and other healthcare professionals?
I am professionally trained, may I practice my profession as a volunteer?
I am a post-secondary student, can I complete my school placement or internship at the hospital?
Will volunteering lead to employment at Humber River?
Will I need to pay for parking while volunteering?