Volunteer Opportunities at Ellis

Volunteer Opportunities at Ellis

Volunteers at Ellis Medicine

Volunteers at Ellis Medicine


Volunteers are an integral part of the Ellis Medicine family, giving of their time and skills in many areas of the organization. Diverse in age (the minimum age is 15 years old), backgrounds and experience, the volunteers are an important resource as Ellis continues to provide exceptional care to the community.

A volunteer is asked to share a minimum of 2-4 hours per week of time at Ellis. Volunteers are needed throughout the Ellis organization and a wide range of volunteer opportunities is available.

Featured Volunteer Opportunities

Currently, we're seeking volunteers to help in the following areas:

Medical Center of Clifton Park, 103 Sitterly Road, Clifton Park

  • Welcome, direct/escort patients to appropriate service area. 
  • Assist in meeting the non-medical needs of patients in the Emergent Care area.

Volunteers are needed 7 days a week, various shifts including late afternoon and early evening.  Juniors and Seniors in high school are welcome to apply.

Bellevue Woman's Center, 2210 Troy-Schenectady Road, Niskayuna

  • Assist with light office work.
  • Gift Shop Associates. 

Ellis Hospital, 1101 Nott Street, Schenectady

  • Assist with office work in various office areas.
  • Gift Shop Associates. 

Ellis Health Center, 600 McClellan Street, Schenectady

  • Transport (by wheel chair) residents of the Ellis Residential and Rehabilitation Center to worship services. 
  • Sit with the residents prior to and following worship services. 
  • Assist with office work in various office areas.
  • Gift Shop Associates.  

 Download a Volunteer Application

Junior Volunteers

Download an Application for Junior Volunteers
Download a Reference for Junior Volunteers

Contact Us

If you are interested in any of these opportunities or would like to explore other volunteer options at Ellis, please call the Volunteer Services Department at 518.243.4009.

As a volunteer, one person does make a difference!