Island Hospital
Volunteers are a vital part of Island Hospital’s everyday operations, supporting most of our services and departments. For anyone looking to contribute their time to an important community cause, opportunities abound at Island.
Volunteers at Island Hospital
Volunteers Make a Difference 
  • Want to make a meaningful contribution to your community?
  • Need an outlet for your energy, talents or cheerful spirit?
  • Interested in making a difference in peoples' lives?

Well, then Island Hospital volunteer service may be just what you're looking for. Our volunteers are vital to our delivery of compassionate, personal care to our community. (In fact, Island Hospital was started by volunteers from within our community.)

Island Hospital volunteers serve in many varying areas of the hospital. Currently, volunteers are utilized in these departments.

  • Admitting
  • Anacortes Family Medicine
  • Cancer Care Center
  • Community Education
  • Engineering
  • Dietary Services
  • Patient Accounts
  • Prenatal Care Center
  • Physical Therapy
  • Reception
  • Surgery
  • Gift Shop
Specialized Volunteer Opportunities: 
  • Island Health Resource Center
  • Volunteer Chaplain Program
  • Lifeline
  • SHIBA/Helpline

Small things, big heart

Jo Fuqua, VolunteerIsland Hospital volunteer, Jo Fuqua, shares her enthusiasm for 'miniatures' with the patients and staff in the Merle Cancer Care Center. Jo is pictured here with her miniature titled "Southwest Living is Unique".

Jo, a retired elementary school principal and university professor, has enjoyed...
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  Contact Us
Volunteer Services
1211 24th Street
Anacortes, WA 98221

(360) 299-1371

Current Volunteer Positions Available