Volunteering

The volunteer program for Cairns Hospital is run through the Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation.

Volunteering at Cairns Hospital

Our program has been running for 30 years and we have more than 950 volunteers who support the foundation and health service.

These services range from supporting the foundation through to helping with health programs, administration and fundraising.

Read more about how to join our volunteer program on the Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation website.

Volunteering at other North Queensland hospitals

The Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation operates ‘Friends’ groups in many outlying hospitals. These are mainly fundraising volunteers.

Friends groups operate in the following locations.

  • Atherton Hospital
  • Innisfail Hospital
  • Mareeba Hospital
  • Mossman Multi-Purpose Health Service
  • Tully Hospital
  • Gordonvale Hospital
  • Cow Bay Primary Health Centre
  • Croydon Primary Health Centre
  • Herberton Hospital

Last updated: November 2021