Volunteer holding a baby rattle while interacting with a baby

Volunteering During COVID:

We are still accepting applications to volunteer for anyone over 18.

Baltimore: Due to the increase in applicants for the Child Life department, the processing time has increased.

Cheverly: Cuddler positions at the Prince George's facility are open. Child Life positions will be opening in November.

If You Love Children, You'll Love Volunteering

Just how gratifying is it to help a child lead a happier, healthier life? Find out by joining the dedicated men and women who volunteer at Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital.

As a pediatric rehabilitation hospital, MWPH offers inpatient and outpatient care for infants and children with rehabilitation and special medical needs. Rehabilitation is a journey, and one that is made better with a helping hand and a caring heart.

Our volunteers help support the patients and staff at MWPH by providing a variety of services including, clerical support, hospitality, companionship and play with school aged children, age appropriate developmental stimulation to infants and toddlers.

How Can You Help?

  • Working directly with children to help them reach developmental goals
  • Assisting with field trips
  • Delivering refreshments and other items via the hospitality cart
  • Greeting and hosting visitors
  • Monitoring the outpatient waiting room
  • Performing clerical duties