The summer VolunTeen program offers high school
students the opportunity to volunteer for a one week session at our diabetes
camp or a two week session at either Children’s Hospital or the
Donald M. Gally Summer Camp for patients of Children’s Hospital’s
Applications for the 2019 summer program will go online January 1, 2019.
Applications will be accepted until 5:00 pm, February 15, 2019. Applications
will not be accepted after this date.
SORRY, THE 2019 APPLICATION PERIOD IS NOW CLOSED
References and parents/guardians will be contacted and all must respond
by February 28, 2019 for an application to be considered. Submitting an
application does not guarantee acceptance into our VolunTeen program.
All applicants must attend an informational meeting with a parent or guardian
and must participate in a group interview. Parents/guardians will be asked
to RSVP to an informational meeting once an application is received.
Teens accepted into the summer program will be scheduled in one of four
two week sessions either 9 a.m. to noon or 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.. Teens scheduled
for the diabetes or Rehab Camp will be informed of hours at a later date.
Teens who participated in the summer of 2018 do not need to complete an
online application. Invitations to return for the summer of 2019 will
be sent out to 2018 participants who successfully met all of the requirements
of the program.