Rights of Volunteers
High school students interested in volunteering at Rhode Island Hospital
must first attend a one-hour information session. Students must be at
least 14 years old to volunteer at Rhode Island Hospital. To volunteer
at Hasbro Children's Hospital, students must be 17 and a senior in high
school, or 18 and older. There are
very limited opportunities for high school seniors. Students under 18
must submit a signed permission slip.
High school volunteers work in the following areas:
Students are asked to commit a total of two to four hours per week for a
total of 50 hours. Certificates or letters of completion will be given
after the 50 hours are completed.
Volunteers will be asked to complete the following after their