Volunteers are our engine.
Since 1990, volunteers have been the primary source of health care services at the Free Clinic of Southwest Washington.
In 2013, over 660 volunteers contributed over 29,776 hours of their time providing care during our urgent Medical, urgent Dental, Vision, Immunization, and Health Screening clinics. Volunteer health professionals also accept patients in their office through Project Access.
Join us! Make a difference in people’s lives.
The first step in volunteering with the Free Clinic is to be sure you meet the requirements. These are standard qualifying measures such as identification, credentials, liability Insurance (available to retired volunteers for free), and a criminal background check. Click here to review our volunteer requirements.
Current Volunteer Openings
It is a testament to the spirit of this community that we have a wait list for some (not all) of our volunteer positions. Click here to view our current needs and current volunteer openings.
Apply to Volunteer
As you apply, there are a few forms to sign and documents for you you to provide. Click here to start the volunteer application process.
Clinic Volunteer Schedules
We work with your schedule to find the right fit for your volunteer service. For your convenience, we use an online scheduling service that you can access 24 hours a day. Click here to learn more about how the Free Clinic volunteer schedules work.
Making the Most of Your Service
We try hard to make your volunteer experience a great one. Click here for resources for our volunteers, or frequently asked questions regarding volunteering with the Free Clinic of Southwest Washington.