Culpeper Hospital Auxiliary

Volunteer close to home, close to heart

Adult applicants

All adult applicants should first thoroughly read the auxiliary cover letter and application and return the application to Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center. For more information, download the auxiliary handbook. For more information, call 540-829-4280.

Cover Letter Application Handbook

Culpeper Hospital Auxiliary Newsletter

Read about Novant Health Auxiliary activities at Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center in the latest edition of our newsletter.

Newsletter

Junior volunteer summer program

If you are under 18 and want to explore hospital careers or volunteer you may be interested in joining the Junior Auxiliary with Novant Health UVA Health System Culpeper Medical Center. The Junior Auxiliary assists the hospital during the summer months. Applications for the program are available each spring. For more information, please call 540-829-4280.

Auxiliary volunteer roles

  • Admissions/Escort: Greet and escort incoming patients.
  • Coffee shop: Prepare and serve fast foods to visitors and staff.
  • Emergency department: Provide supplemental support to Emergency Department (ED) staff, patients and visitors. Must have a minimum of 30 hours in another service area before volunteering in the ED.
  • Floor service: Assist nursing staff with patient care.
  • Gift shop: Assist customers and stock shelves in our retail shop.
  • Knitting and sewing: Make baby caps and wheelchair/walker accessories for patients (may work at home).
  • Pet therapy: Volunteers escort and assist therapy dogs and their handlers as they visit patients and staff.
  • Reception desk: Greet visitors and provide assistance and information to visitors and staff.
  • Specialty volunteers: Individuals with specific career or professional skills that may be needed, such as marketing, human resources and computer technology.
  • Surgical waiting area: Volunteers act as a liaison between family members waiting for someone in surgery and the hospital staff.
  • Thrift shop: Assist in the retail thrift shop with clothing and household items for sale, located in Meadowbrook Shopping Center, just down the street from the hospital.