How You Can Help
MD Anderson Cancer Center is
all about people - and teen volunteers join with patients, caregivers, faculty, staff and adult volunteers to create a great institution.
A teen volunteer's role
A teen volunteer's role is to enhance quality of life by providing comfort, care and support to patients and their caregivers, to share the considerable resources that
MD Anderson has to offer, and to work alongside adult volunteers and staff in meeting the needs of patients and caregivers.
There are limited teen positions available.
Who are teen volunteers
- Compassionate, motivated, committed and trained
- Good communicators with a desire to help patients and caregivers
- Diverse in gender, ethnicity and socio-economic background
- 14-17 years old
- Some have had a personal or family experience with cancer