Why volunteer at Legacy?

Healthcare Impact Icon Volunteering is an impactful and rewarding way to contribute to our community while gaining valuable experience in healthcare.

  

Community Impact Icon

As a volunteer, you will have the opportunity to support patients, families and staff and make a positive difference in their lives.

  

Discounts Piggybank Icon

Other perks for volunteering vary by location and may include meal allowances, group discounts, vaccines, and more.

Visit or Volunteer > Volunteer Opportunities > Volunteer at Legacy Silverton Medical Center

Volunteer Opportunities

Join our volunteer team at Legacy Silverton Medical Center. Our volunteers serve in several areas, including:

  • Espresso
  • Gift shops in Silverton and Woodburn
  • Family Visitor lounge
  • Information desk
  • MSO
  • Facilities and patient care areas

Apply to volunteer at Legacy Silverton Medical Center

Frequently Asked Questions 

What age can I start volunteering?
The age requirement to volunteer at Silverton is 16 years old. 

How do I become a volunteer?
Please see the steps listed below on how to become a volunteer.

How are volunteers placed?
Volunteers will be placed based on skills and available positions. Once a volunteer assignment has been determined, you will receive a packet of information which includes required training and medical forms.

If you have any questions about our volunteer program, please reach out to our volunteer office at 503-873-1786

Step 1

Volunteer Application Icon

Complete an application

After we receive your application, you will be contacted via email to schedule an orientation.

Apply to Volunteer

Step 2

Orientation & Interview Icon

Attend in-person orientation
&
Attend an interview

Note: Order may vary by location

Step 3

Background Check Step Icon

Complete compliance paper
&
Complete background check

Step 4

Health Screen Icon

Health screening (with TB test)

  • Required Vaccines:
    - MMR (measles, mumps, rubella)
    - Chickenpox (varicella)
    - T-Dap (tetanus)
    - COVID-19*
    - Flu (influenza)*
    * Declination accepted

Latest Silverton stories

More stories
Legacy News
Legacy completes construction of new emergency department for Silverton Medical Center
 
Legacy News
Construction Begins to Expand Legacy Silverton Medical Center
 
Legacy News
Advanced surgical technology now available in Marion County