Volunteer with Montage Health Foundation

Become a volunteer at Montage Health Foundation and join other adults, teens, and college students who contribute their time and talents to our patients, visitors and staff.

Volunteer opportunities

Montage Health Foundation volunteers play an essential role in the patient experience at Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula and all Montage Health enterprises. We appreciate the time, kindness, and dedication our volunteers share with us. Choose a volunteer opportunity that matches your interests and preferences from our wide range of options.


The Auxiliary at Montage Health Foundation enhances the quality of our healthcare and provides comfort and support to patients and their families. Dedicated adult, college and high school Auxiliary volunteers help visitors, patients, and staff by supporting medical, administrative, and patient services.

Find out more about our Auxiliary, available opportunities, and how to join. If you’re a current Auxiliary member, view helpful resources, including links to our online volunteer portal.

Hospice of the Central Coast

Hospice care helps people with terminal illnesses feel as comfortable as possible and supports their loved ones. Consider joining Hospice of the Central Coast’s team by becoming a hospice volunteer. Our volunteers are an integral part of providing compassionate, end-of-life care in the community.


Ohana offers a unique approach to mental and behavioral healthcare needs, from childhood to early adulthood and their families. Currently we are looking for Visitor Services/Greeters in our temporary space to help families find their way. Find out more about our Ohana Volunteer Program.

Therapy dog program

Visits from a therapy dog bring joy to patients and staff. You and your dog can navigate patient units at the hospital, Ohana and Westland House, our skilled nursing center. Dogs must be vaccinated, on a leash, and certified by AKC’s Canine Good Citizen and Therapy Dog International. Find out more about our Therapy Dog Program.

Spiritual Care Services

If you are a community clergy member, we welcome you to join our volunteer Spiritual Care Services team. You will offer spiritual guidance to patients in need of support. View information about becoming a chaplain volunteer and resources for current volunteers.

Why volunteer?

When you invest your energy in volunteer work, it can be a rewarding experience for you as well as those you are helping. Enjoy benefits like:

  • Boosting your self-esteem
  • Building new skills
  • Gaining new knowledge and practical experience for a career
  • Making a difference in your community
  • Meeting new people
  • Reducing stress and improving physical health

Opportunities for healthcare professionals

If you are a doctor or clinical healthcare professional at Montage Health, we offer various opportunities for you to give back. Use your skills by volunteering at a free health clinic, sporting activity (soccer match, golf tournament, marathon, etc.), or other events. Explore medical professional volunteer opportunities.

Volunteer your time with Montage Health Foundation

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To protect the health and safety of our patients, visitors, volunteers, and staff, all volunteers are required to be vaccinated and boosted for COVID-19.