Northwell Health Junior Volunteer Program

Northwell Health Junior volunteers are onboarded 3 times a year; spring (March), summer (June) and fall/winter (October). Please note that this program fills up 6 months in advance. The volunteer onboarding process may take 4-6 weeks to complete. 

  • All volunteers need to be fully vaccinated for COVID 19 before they can begin. Documentation of COVID 19 vaccination must be provided.
  • The minimum age to volunteer at North Shore University Hospital is 14.
  • There is a 100-hour commitment per calendar year.

Specific summer opportunities available to rising seniors:

  • Nursing Exploration Program - designed to encourage high school students to explore their interest in becoming a registered nurse. 
  • Dietetic & Culinary Exploration Program encourages high school students to explore their interest in becoming registered dietitians or exploring a career in the culinary field.