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Health alert: COVID-19

COVID-19 Alert: We are currently at GREEN traffic light level - there is no restriction for coming to hospital to receive healthcare. Visitors are currently welcome at Metro South Health facilities, and are asked to help keep patients safe by maintaining physical distancing where possible and practising hand hygiene. See visitor restrictions and the latest Queensland Government information. [18 January 2023].

Volunteering at Logan Hospital

Working in partnership with the community can improve and enhance the services Logan Hospital provides and positively influence the patient and carer experience. Volunteering at the Logan Hospital provides the opportunity to support both the hospital and the community in continuing Logan Hospital's journey to excellence in person centred care, and to provide much needed support while the hospital is undergoing capital works.

Some of the benefits of volunteering at Logan and Beaudesert Health Service include:

  • Opportunities to meet and make new friends of various ages, backgrounds, and abilities
  • Meet and greet patients, their families, and staff
  • Satisfaction of giving back to the community
  • Supporting staff with various tasks
  • Work within a supportive environment

The Volunteer Service provides support to the hospital’s existing services and consists of the following valuable programs:

  • Concierge Service
  • Emergency Department Support Services
  • Administration Support
  • Craft Shop
  • Eat, Walk and Engage Program
  • Beaudesert Hospital Auxiliary 
  • Chaplaincy Service
  • Radio Lollipop

Chaplaincy service

The Ecumenical Ward Chaplaincy Service provides care for the emotional and spiritual needs of patients, their families and friends, and staff. Chaplains provide a willing ear and their approach is one offered in friendship and with a non-judgemental attitude.

Chaplains are volunteers trained as pastoral care providers who offer their services free of charge. Chaplains are available and in the hospital from Monday to Friday.

Radio Lollipop

Radio Lollipop is an international children’s charity and provides care, comfort, play and entertainment to sick children and their families in hospital. It operates an in-house radio station and involves the children in fun play activities throughout the wards.

Radio Lollipop works in the Children’s Ward, Tuesdays from 5pm-8pm.

Applying to be a Logan Hospital volunteer

To be eligible all volunteer roles have standard requirements. These requirements will be communicated to you when you register your interest. If you or someone you know is interested in volunteering within the Logan and Beaudesert Health Service, please complete the Volunteer application form (PDF, 162.3 KB) and return via email or alternatively contact the Volunteer Coordinator for more information.

Email: LBH_Volunteerservices@health.qld.gov.au
Phone: (07) 3299 8467

Last updated 16 January 2023
Last reviewed 25 February 2021