When you become a volunteer, you join a team of volunteers who serve as the ambassadors of the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center. Our volunteers are an essential part of our team, helping us provide patients with the best experience possible.

Our volunteer team is made up of caring people, men and women from diverse backgrounds, college students, retirees, transitioning adults and working professionals.

For information on becoming a volunteer please click here. You may also email hs-volunteer.services@ucdavis.edu or call 916-734-2401.

Volunteer opportunities

For questions about volunteering, please contact us:

By email

By phone at 916-734-2401

Child Life Program

Volunteers work with UC Davis Children’s Hospital’s child life specialists, assisting with play activities and supervising children. Other duties may include maintaining the play and common areas, cleaning toys, performing administrative tasks and preparing for and staffing special events. If you would like to volunteer with the pediatric cancer program, please specify child life - Pediatric Infusion Room (PIR) on your application.

More about the Child Life Program

Volunteer, Judith Wright“Volunteering at the UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center is an opportunity to meet and greet a diverse population of folks looking for strength, directions, hope and a smile! I look forward to giving it my best!” — Judith Wright