The Red Cross places volunteers on Oahu to work in hospitals, medical clinics and administrative offices on military installations. If you are a licensed medical professional or paraprofessional, you can use your skills to support our military community.
Volunteer at Kaneohe Marine Corps Base or Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam
Volunteers working at these installations must have access to get on base. Get started now by filling out a Volunteer Application.
Volunteer at Tripler Hospital or Schofield Barracks
Military base access is not required for these installations. Volunteers working at Tripler or Schofield are required to attend an in-person Red Cross Orientation.
Get started now by filling out a Volunteer Application.
Service to the Armed Forces
Armed Forces Caseworker- Ensure delivery of emergency communications for members of the military and their dependents to keep these families connected during crisis
International Tracing Services- Assist in the international search for persons living overseas, in war-torn countries or thought to be living in your community
Administrative Support- Administrative and clerical support at Military bases
Military Briefing- Briefing various military and civilian groups throughout the island on Red Cross programs
Medical Professionals and Paraprofessionals- Lend a hand to patients at Veterans Administration and military hospitals (MD, LPN, PRN, Licensed PT, Pharmacists, EMT, CAN, MA, Pharmacy Tech, PT Practitioners)
Youth Support- Support and shadow other volunteers and professionals at Veterans Administration and military hospitals
Human Animal Bond Program- Volunteers bring their dogs to Tripler Army Medical Center wards, clinics and waiting areas for informal visits with patients who are recovering from physical, mental or social illness