NHS Dumfries & Galloway

Volunteering in NHS Dumfries & Galloway

If you are interested in supporting NHS Dumfries & Galloway by volunteering during  COVID-19 we would ask that you contact Third Sector Dumfries & Galloway who recruiting potential volunteers on behalf of NHS Dumfries & Galloway.  Please click here.

There are an estimated 6,500 directly engaged volunteers supporting the work of NHS Scotland, approximately 200 of which are directly engaged within NHS Dumfries and Galloway.  Many of these volunteer roles are centred around patient interaction, such as Welcome Guides meeting and greeting outpatients and visitors to Ward Volunteers chatting to patients on wards, offering social interaction and engagement.

Please note that volunteering should not be viewed as a work placement and such requests must be raised through the Learning and Educational team and not Volunteering Services.