How to Become an Adult Volunteer
Volunteers apply their individual expertise and interests in many ways. Our numerous programs fit nicely with many work and school schedules. Volunteers may work directly with patients or in non-patient areas.
Adult Volunteer Service Requirements
Age: Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age
Interview: Call 973.322.5592 to set up an interview
State of NJ Background Check
Health Form: To be completed by physician
Tuberculosis Skin Test: Two-step test for the first year; one-step test annually thereafter. (offered at SBMC at no charge)
Attendance at Orientation Program: This required training covers the programs’ missions and philosophies as well as important safety and regulatory information necessary for all volunteers
Time Commitment: Volunteers are expected to serve a minimum of three or four hours a week for a period of not less than six months
Dress Code: SBMC volunteer jacket purchased by volunteer and ID name badge provided by the Medical Center.
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