Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Abbott Northwestern Hospital!

**Volunteers must be able to commit to provide 60 hours of service in a six month period. We do not offer short term volunteer opportunities at this time.

Please complete this application form if you are an individual 18 years or older interested in becoming an Abbott Northwestern volunteer. Once you complete the form, click the continue button at the bottom.

A valid email address is a requirement to using the on-line application process. Please make sure you type the email correctly - as it will be used as a communication tool in the application process. We do not share email addresses with any other party, internal or external.

This application will be retained for 30 days.

NOTE: All items with a asterisk (*) are required fields.



Name and address


Emergency Contact Information


Preferred Method of Communication

We like to keep volunteers informed of important news, schedules, and volunteer opportunities. Please let us know your preferred method of communication - email, text or phone.

Please note, by selecting Text Messaging as your preferred communication means you will be OPTING IN to receiving text messages.



Email Preferences

If Email is your preferred method of communication, please use the checkboxes below to select the kinds of email you would like to receive from us.

The "application follow-up" and "Volunteer Center communication" must be checked or you will miss required information regarding next steps in the volunteer placement process. All this information is communicated by email.



Demographic Information

Please provide the following information. It is used only to help us get a better idea of the demographic make-up of our volunteers.



Volunteer Service Areas of Interest

Please note any specific volunteer service areas or types of volunteer service that you would like to explore.



Motivation for Volunteering

Please summarize why you are interested in volunteering at Abbott Northwestern or West Health and what you hope to gain from your volunteer experience. (Please write in complete sentences)



Do you have any previous volunteering experience?

Do you have any previous volunteering experience? If yes, please list duties and responsibilities. (Please write in complete sentences)



Volunteer Applicant Consent

Thank you for taking the time to complete this application.

By checking this box you are indicating that the information in this application is accurate and correct to the best of your knowledge.

You are also indicating your approval for Allina Health to perform a State of Minnesota background study.

Failure to fully and truthfully complete this application may result in denial of volunteer service or termination from the service. Abbott Northwestern Volunteer Center is not obligated to provide placement, nor are you obligated to accept the position offered. You are agreeing to provide Abbott Northwestern Hospital with a minimum of 60 volunteer service hours within a 6 month period. We reserve the right to place volunteers in the area we feel is best suited to their skills and the needs of the hospital.