Volunteering at the Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network

The volunteers within the Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network (FUNLHN) are an integral part of our health services.

Our volunteers generously give their time to support the needs of our patients, provide essential services and enhance the comfort and wellbeing of patients and their loved ones.

We have a variety of volunteer groups and activities within our hospitals and health services, and always welcome new volunteers who would like to join us!

Benefits to volunteering with us

There are many benefits of volunteering at FUNLHN including:

  • building friendships and networks
  • developing your skills and knowledge
  • giving back to the community and feeling good about helping others
  • increasing your confidence and self-satisfaction
  • being part of a team and most importantly – having fun!

How we can support you as a FUNLHN volunteer

As a FUNLHN volunteer, you will be supported at every step of the way by our Volunteer Coordinators. We ensure that you have the skills needed to work safely by providing the appropriate training.

We also ensure your experience is a rewarding one and provide recognition and fun experiences such as service award events, morning teas and Christmas functions. Every FUNLHN volunteer also receives a complimentary FUNLHN Volunteer polo top!


How to become a FUNLHN volunteer

For more information about volunteering with the Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network or to apply, you can:

Please note: You must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide a vaccination certificate to volunteer in any hospital setting.