Become a Volunteer

Volunteer to bring out your best
Freeman volunteers make patients and their families more comfortable through personal attention, dedication, and a genuine desire to enrich the lives of others. Call today to give the precious gift of your time and make a difference in the lives of others.

Ready to volunteer?
Contact our Program Manager of Volunteer Programs at 417.347.4603.

Where do volunteers work?
  • Cancer Institute
  • Emergency Room
  • Heart & Vascular Institute
  • Nursing units
  • Gift Gallery
  • ICU
  • Information desk
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Nursery
  • Pastoral Care
  • Surgery waiting desk
What do volunteers do?
  • Provide a valuable service to Freeman and the community
  • Offer comfort to patients and families
  • Smile
  • Answer phones
  • Deliver flowers, mail, and other items
  • Escort guests to patient rooms
  • Give directions
  • Perform clerical tasks
  • Ring up sales
Who can join the volunteer team?
  • Anyone aged 16 to 90+
  • Male or female
  • Retired or employed
  • All work backgrounds
  • Any educational level
Volunteer benefits