Volunteers provide supplemental services to the staff, patients and families at the hospitals. You will see them throughout the building escorting patients from one department to another, assisting staff in nursing units, outpatient programs, rehabilitation services, pastoral care and many other areas. You will recognize them by their name badges and unique volunteer uniforms.

Are you interested in volunteering at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance?  Apply online through our Adult or Youth application form or use the printable application.


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"Are you interested in volunteering as a patient advisor at Chatham-Kent Health Alliance?" Apply online or use the printable application.

Organization Overview:

Chatham-Kent Health Alliance (CKHA) is a 200+ bed community hospital, equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and technologies. Formed in 1998, CKHA is committed to core service excellence, top-flight operational performance and to becoming a facility of choice in Southwestern Ontario. With sites in Chatham and Wallaceburg, CKHA is comprised of approximately 1,360 compassionate staff, 178 physicians and 300 volunteers who serve the medical needs of 102,000 residents in the Municipality of Chatham-Kent. CKHA is designated a schedule one facility under the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and cares for tens of thousands of inpatients, outpatients and emergency patients annually. For more information, click here to read CKHA’s Fast Facts.

Position Details:

Volunteer applications are being accepted for various departments including: Information Desk, Surgery, Day Surgery, Ambulatory Care, Continuing Care, Emergency Department, Oncology and Boutique Grand & Serendipity gift shops. Most volunteer positions are four hours per week.

Volunteer Requirements:

Application and interview with Volunteer Resource Specialist: Health Review, police check and attendance at a half day general orientation. A three or four hour commitment per week. Job training is provided.

Volunteers at CKHA are an integral part of the circle of care of our patients and are truly respected and appreciated. We welcome your interest in joining our team.

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Chatham Campus

Chatham Site

80 Grand Avenue West
P.O. Box 2030
Chatham, ON N7M 5L9

Sydenham Campus

Wallaceburg Site

325 Margaret Ave
Wallaceburg, ON N8A 2A7