White River Medical Center Auxiliary

Members of the White River Medical Center (WRMC) Auxiliary generously give their time to serve patients and families at WRMC and the WRMC Medical Complex in Cherokee Village. Opportunities to volunteer are as varied as the exceptional women and men who share our mission to improve community health and deliver excellent medical care.

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Assist with Special Events
  • Deliver Flowers, Mail, and Newspapers to Patients
  • Direct Visitors
  • Parking Lot Shuttle Service
  • Staff Information Desks
  • Staff Hospital Gift Shop
  • Support Special Projects

Download Volunteer Application

Getting started is easy. Download, complete, and mail the volunteer application or call our office to set up an interview. Arkansas Department of Health guidelines and hospital policy require a current TB skin test and annual flu vaccination for all active volunteers. The Auxiliary is a member of the Arkansas Hospital Auxiliary Association. For more information, contact the Director of Volunteer Services at (870)262-6555 or via email at

 

 

Volunteens

The Volunteen program provides an opportunity for teens ages 14-17 to learn about careers in healthcare and the importance of volunteerism. Applications are accepted each spring for the six-week summer program. In addition to their volunteer assignments, Volunteens participate in customer service training, CPR training, and activities to promote careers in healthcare.

Applications are available from area public school guidance counselors and the Volunteer office.

Safe Sitter

The WRMC Auxiliary sponsors the nationally recognized Safe Sitter® Program. More than 600,000 teens have completed Safe Sitter® at over 900 reaching sites across the country. Through the program, students learn how to be safe and handle emergencies when home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. Topics include:

  • Childcare Skills
  • Injury Prevention
  • First Aid and Rescue Skills
  • Life and Business Skills
  • Safety Skills

For more information regarding Safe Sitter® and a class schedule, contact Toi McMullin at (870)262-6555 or by email at

 

The Cheering Section

Auxiliary volunteers staff The Cheering Section Gift Shop, located on the first floor. Gift shop proceeds benefit Auxiliary scholarships and capital projects to improve the patient experience.

  • Balloons
  • Candy
  • Clothing
  • Flowers
  • Gifts
  • Home Décor
  • Clothing
  • Jewelry

Gift Shop Hours

Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Thurs - 8:00 am to 7:30 pm

Sat - 9:00 am to Noon

Closed on Sundays and Holidays