Why we need volunteers There's always more we can do as a charity to help improve the lives of the young patients at Birmingham Children's Hospital – and that's where you come in. Our wonderful volunteers enable us to make an even greater difference to the children in the hospital's care. Volunteering for us is a great way to use your skills, time and enthusiasm to support the local community through the lifesaving work of the hospital. From fundraising administration to supporting one of our many exciting events, there’s something for everyone. Whatever your availability and however you choose to help, you’ll have a fun, rewarding experience as part of our amazing community of volunteers. And it’s all for the good of the young patients at our hospital. Choose how you’d like to help from our current opportunities Read about the difference other volunteers have made Spread the word as an ambassador for the hospital charity Volunteering on wards The volunteering opportunities available with us directly support our important charitable work helping sick children and their families at Birmingham Children’s Hospital. The roles do not involve patient contact and only very rarely involve visits to wards. If you are looking for opportunities to volunteer within the hospital, please contact the hospital's volunteer service.