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Henry Ford Cancer Institute volunteers offer guidance for visitors, comfort for patients and support for family members and caregivers. Whether you’re exploring healthcare careers or just looking for an opportunity to give back, there’s a volunteer role for you at the Henry Ford Cancer Institute!
Become a Henry Ford Cancer Institute volunteer and join our team to provide empathetic and exceptional care to cancer patients and their families.
To ensure the safety and wellbeing of our patients, volunteers and staff, all volunteers must:
The Henry Ford Cancer Institute is not able to accommodate court ordered community service, one-time volunteering, shadowing, and observation requests.
Ready to join the Henry Ford Cancer Institute volunteer team? Complete the form below and a member of our volunteer engagement team will contact you to provide more information about volunteer opportunities.
Questions: Contact Henry Ford Cancer Institute Volunteer Engagement by calling (313) 556-8738 or emailing [email protected].
Patients and families also can volunteer their time as a patient advisor. Patient advisors share their healthcare knowledge and experiences to help improve care for current and future patients at Henry Ford.
Some cancer types have specific patient advisory groups, such as the Head and Neck Cancer Patient Advisory Group. This group meets once a month to:
Based on your interests and level of commitment, there are many different opportunities to get involved with our Patient Advisory Program. Learn more about our Patient Advisory Program and find out more about the role of a patient advisory by reading our Patient Advisor FAQs.
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Henry Ford Health System is committed to ensuring our Deaf or hard-of-hearing patients and visitors have equal access to all services. We provide the appropriate auxiliary aids and services, including qualified sign language interpreters, TTYs and other assistive listening devices, at no cost. To request assistance, call 313-916-1896 or email [email protected].