Volunteer Stories

Approximately 4,000 volunteers help Island Health achieve its vision of Excellent health and care for everyone, everywhere, every time. Read about some of our amazing volunteers and what their experience at Island Health means to them.

Volunteer Jeff

Jeff Moyes' Volunteer Story

Jeff was given the opportunity to become the Volunteer Leader in the Emergency Department, overseeing up to 40 volunteers coming in on a weekly basis as well as training new and

existing volunteers. 

Read Jeff's story here.



Volunteer Story - Kristy Inouye

Kristy Inouye's Volunteer Story

As a University of Victoria student, Kristy Inouye found herself struggling with the usual school-life balance. But instead of reducing her workload, the high achiever added to it - by becoming a volunteer at Island Health.

Read Kristy's story.


Anita Weng's Volunteer Story

Anita Weng

Anita volunteered from July 2013 - August 2017, with total service hours of 338 Hours.

Read all about her experience