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Volunteer Opportunities at SKCH

If you are keen to join our volunteer activities at SKCH, please contact Ms Chng Minghui at 6930 7055 or email to volunteers@singhealthch.com.sg.

 Skill-Based Volunteer Opportunities
  
   1. Hairdresser1  & Hairdressing Assistant2

    Volunteer Role:
  • 1To cut the hair of patients
  • 2To assist with the portering of patients, sweeping etc.

 Requirements:

  • 1Hairdresser must have haircut experience with proof of skillsets e.g. certification or voluntary reference letter for consideration

  Timing:

  • Fortnightly / Ad hoc


 Service-Based Volunteer Opportunities

  

   1. Meal Translator


    Volunteer Role:
  • To take patients' meal orders to bridge the language gaps between nurses and patients

 Requirements:

  • Ability to speak in Mandarin, Malay or local dialects

  Timing:

  • Daily, 2pm  4pm


   2. Bingo


    Volunteer Role:
  • Help with logistics involved
  • Portering of patients
  • Play Bingo and interact with patients

 Requirements:

  • Willingness to befriend and interact with patients

  Timing:

  • Ad hoc


   3. Art & Craft


    Volunteer Role:
  • Help with logistics involved
  • Potering of patients
  • Make craft and interact with patients

 Requirements:

  • Willingness to befriend and interact with patients

  Timing:

  • Ad hoc


   4. Rummy


    Volunteer Role:
  • Help with logistics involved
  • Portering of patients
  • Play Rummy and interact with patients

 Requirements:

  • Willingness to befriend and interact with patients

  Timing:

  • Every Monday, 3.30pm  5.30pm


   5. Reminiscence Therapy


    Volunteer Role:
  • Interact with patients using reminiscence therapy tools
  • Accompany patients for outings to National Heritage Centres

 Requirements:

  • Willingness to befriend and interact with patients

  Timing:

  • Every Tuesday, 3.30pm  5.30pm
  • Outing on alternate Saturdays, 9am  12pm


   6. Mahjong


    Volunteer Role:
  • Help with logistics involved
  • Portering of patients
  • Play Mahjong and interact with patients

 Requirements:

  • Ability to play Mahjong
  • Willingness to befriend and interact with patients

  Timing:

  • Every Wednesday, 3.30pm  5.30pm


   7. Physical Exercise


    Volunteer Role:
  • Portering of patients
  • Provide encouragement to patients to participate actively

 Requirements:

  • Willingness to befriend and interact with patients

  Timing:

  • Every Wednesday, 1.30pm  2.30pm


   8. ActiveSG Physical Exercise


    Volunteer Role:
  • Portering of patients
  • Provide encouragement to patients to participate actively

 Requirements:

  • Willingness to befriend and interact with patients

  Timing:

  • Every Thursday, 4pm  5pm


   9. Qi Gong


    Volunteer Role:
  • Portering of patients
  • Provide encouragement to patients to participate actively

 Requirements:

  • Willingness to befriend and interact with patients

  Timing:

  • Every Friday, 2pm  3pm


 Event-Based Volunteer Opportunities


   1. Performance at Wards


    Volunteer Role:
  • Performing at activity rooms / roving around beds

 Requirements:

  • Musical talent

  Timing:

  • Ad hoc, 3.30pm  5.30pm

  

   2. Medical Escort


    Volunteer Role:
  • To accompany lone patients for doctor's appointment at SKH Medical Centre

 Requirements:

  • Willingness to befriend and interact with patients

  Timing:

  • Ad hoc, duration about 3 hours