Patient & Visitor Alert: Because flu cases are on the rise, starting February 24, children 12 and younger will be restricted from visiting hospitals and certain inpatient facilities throughout Carolinas HealthCare System. Learn more.
Volunteer Opportunities at Carolinas Rehabilitation
Carolinas Rehabilitation offers enriching adult and teen volunteer opportunities. We have four adult inpatient rehabilitation hospitals and 15 outpatient clinics throughout Charlotte and the surrounding areas. Volunteer activities vary and could include the following:
Front Desk Guest Ambassadors
Nursing unit assistance
Helping therapists during physical, occupational and speech therapies
Helping during recreational therapy and patient leisure activities
Assisting with pet therapy (This position requires a license through an accredited organization)
Mentoring current patients through rehab (This position is for former patients who can share their own experiences)
Carolinas Rehabilitation offers shadowing/observation hours with various disciplines such as physical therapy, occupational therapy and nursing to high school and collegiate students. We can provide a maximum of 16 hours of shadow time.