Adult Volunteers

If you enjoy helping others and want to make a difference, Cedars-Sinai has an array of rewarding volunteer opportunities, both clinical and clerical. As a volunteer, you become an ambassador of empathy and compassion while making vital contributions to not only patients and their families, but to the medical center and the greater community. To learn more about our volunteer program and if it fits your goals, watch this video.

There's a Volunteer Program That's Right for You

To learn more about our programs, please select one of the following that best fits your goals:

The Pre-Medical Student Volunteer Program is for undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students who are planning to attend medical school. Rotations are offered three times a year: fall, spring and summer.

Various opportunities for other future healthcare professionals, such as nursing and physical therapy, give applicants an opportunity for real-world exposure to clinical and research-based careers. 

The POOCH Volunteer Program allows registered therapy dogs and their owners to bring joy and healing to patients through the power of pet therapy. Applications are accepted year-round.

General Opportunities is designed for energetic adults who would like to be of service and give back. Applications for this program are open year-round.