The VolunTEEN Program is a unique, year-round learning opportunity for mature, responsible young people. As part of the VolunTEEN program, exceptional teens – ages 15 through graduating seniors – energize Driscoll Children’s Hospital on evenings and weekends.

Those accepted will be notified by email.

Service Areas

May include, but are not limited to:

  • Carousel Cookie Shop
  • Carousel Gift Shop
  • Cottage Shop
  • Ortho Art Cart
  • Toy Cart
  • Art Cart
  • Book Cart
  • Materials Management
  • Welcome Center

You will need to:

  • Commit to a year-round program with a set weekly assignment
  • Serve at least one four-hour shift per week year-round
  • Be 15 years old by June 1
  • Submit to a hospital-provided TB (Tuberculosis) test
  • Provide a copy of your immunization records
  • Write two 500-word essays
  • Have parental approval (parents must sign the application)
  • Pay the Auxiliary dues of $5
  • Wear a uniform of khaki pants and a Driscoll-supplied t-shirt for your volunteer shift
  • Be Flu vaccinated 


Contact Information

The Volunteer Services Department 
Corpus Christi Main number:
(361) 694-5011
Rio Grande Valley:
(956) 632-8345
Toll free:
(800) DCH-LOVE
[email protected]

Answering the Call

When you have questions about pediatric care, we have answers.
(361) 694-5000

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