Please complete this application if you are interested in becoming a Decatur Memorial Hospital volunteer. Once you complete the form, click the submit button at the bottom. Volunteers must be at least 16 years of age.

Onboarding Requirements

Following this application, new volunteers will be required to complete a phone interview, onboarding packet, three in-person training sessions, criminal background check, a health questionnaire, TB & alcohol/drug testing, and will receive a flu shot, if during flu season. Volunteers who have not fulfilled these requirements cannot become an Active status volunteer.

Personal Information


You may optionally provide demographic information. Demographic information is used only to help us have a better understanding of the make-up of our volunteer team.

Volunteer Experience



Emergency Contact

Please list the person to be contacted in the event of an accident or illness.

Interests and Availability

Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer.

Assignment Preferences

Please indicated the top areas you are interested in serving. More information about each assignment can be found by clicking on the assignment name. Your selection helps us in matching you to a fulfilling volunteer role and does not guarantee availability in one of these areas. The openings listed in the descriptions are subject to change.


I hereby affirm that the information on this application is true and complete. I understand that any false or misleading representations or omissions made on the application or during the orientation process may disqualify me from further consideration for a volunteer position and may result in discharge even if discovered at a later date.

I understand that Memorial Health System is not obligated to provide placement, nor are you obligated to accept a position, if one is offered. As a volunteer, I understand that my services are rendered on a gratuitous basis.

If completing this application as a hard copy, please sign the application as well.