Volunteer

We are delighted that you would consider becoming involved in the work and mission of Duffy Health Center.

There are a variety of opportunities for individuals and groups to impact the important work of caring for the health of those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness on Cape Cod. When you choose to support Duffy Health Center with your time and talents you join a remarkable group that plays a critical role in the care of our patients. Whether providing administrative support, engaging directly with patients, spreading the word in the community, joining a committee, or collecting items for drives for our patients, volunteers are vital to Duffy's success. Assignments can be tailored to maximize your experience while enhancing the support for clients. The benefits volunteers provide every day are immense — and the rewards volunteers receive are truly priceless.

Please email Christina Donnelly at cdonnelly@duffyhealthcenter.org or call 508-771-7517 ext. 169 for more information.

Download volunteer application here.

Possible volunteer opportunities include:

Board Member

Duffy Health Center is looking for new members for its Board of Directors who have fundraising and development experience. Do you have experience with fundraising, development, annual appeals and obtaining outside sponsors for a non-profit organization? We need you! We are looking to expand our donor base in order to keep our vibrant health center growing. We are looking for dynamic individuals who can help us to plan and execute our fundraising goals. 

Promotion/Marketing

Distribute flyers and materials to appropriate locations throughout the community. Work typically is needed on a monthly basis.

Community Organizer

Extend the reach of Duffy special programs and events by organizing collection sites or community drives within your community groups such as church, school, work, etc.

Administrative Support

Help provide staff support at Duffy Health Center. No two days are the same--you can make a difference by jumping in wherever you're needed most. This position is best for those who are organized, communicate well, and enjoy working with people from a variety of backgrounds. Must be comfortable doing a variety of tasks from day to day. Volunteers in this position work a half-day on a regular, weekly basis (e.g., Thursdays from 8:00 a.m. to noon).

Committee Member

Are you a person who likes to contribute to the planning, growth, and success of an organization? We need you to join one of Duffy’s strategic committees. 

Professional Services

Providing services to clients for which you are trained, licensed or certified, such as creating advanced care directives, computer training, legal services or some type of therapy (e.g. art or music therapy).