Volunteer Celebration & Recognition


volunteers in uniform at royal jubilee hospital

Volunteers at Island Health are an important part of the patient care experience. No matter what job they do or where they are across Vancouver Island we are proud to celebrate and recognize our volunteers. All Island Health volunteers are eligible for the following programs:

Other ways we recognize volunteers include·       

  • Site and unit specific celebrations
  • Staff and Volunteer summer barbecues
  • Educational opportunities such as online training and access to educational events/activities
  • Complimentary parking permits for registered and active volunteers
  • Featured “Volunteer Spotlight” in our Red Lanyard Volunteer Resources publication
  • Letters of reference after completing 60 hours' of volunteer service
  • Confirmation letter of completed volunteer hours