Fremont Medical Center: 530.751.4000
Rideout Memorial Hospital: 530.749.4300

Volunteer Services

Applications also available at: Rideout Health Foundation, 618 5th Street, Marysville or Rideout Human Resources, 614 J Street, Marysville. Office hours are Mon-Fri, 8am to 4pm.

A background check is required for adult applicants. Completed applications for the Rideout Auxiliary are accepted at the Rideout Health Foundation Office or the Rideout Hospital Gift Shop. All other programs, please call the phone number provided for appllication instruction.

Volunteer Opportunities

Rideout Emergency

18 years and older

  • Rounds on patients and visitors every 15 to 20 minutes
  • Provide chairs for visitors
  • Relays patient and family questions to the nurse in charge of the patient
  • Offers water and coffee to visitors. Offers water and coffee to patients only with permission of the nurse
  • Assist the staff in performing indirect and direct patient care job duties
  • Sterilizes gurneys and changes linens on gurneys
  • Stocks linens and supplies as directed
  • Stocks blankets in the blanket warmer
  • Other duties assigned by staff

Program Fee $35

For more information call 749-4699.

Rideout Memorial Hospital Auxiliary

Applications available and accepted at the gift shop 726 4th St. Marysville

21 years and older

If you're interested in volunteer service at a hospital in Marysville, the Auxiliary is for you. In existence since 1958, the Rideout Auxiliary members served the hospital, patients and families. They also raise funds for gifts, and act as a liaison group to the public. Some volunteer opportunities include:

  • Floral Design
  • Gift Shop
  • Surgery Hostess Desk

Rideout Hospice

Applications are accepted at: 939 Live Oak Blvd, Yuba City, CA 95991

18 years and older

Hospice Volunteers are a special group of people who are available to provide supportive services for patients with a terminal illness and their caregivers. Volunteers are an essential part of the Hospice Team. Some services that Hospice Volunteers provide are:

  • Assisting in office duties, filing, correspondence, etc.
  • Helping with personal correspondence, reading, or just listening
  • Providing transportation for physician office visits and treatments
  • Relieving a caregiver for short periods of time
  • Visiting with patients

Hospice is looking for volunteers willing to provide a patient's family or caregiver support or relief in the home — a helping hand. They offer a mandatory eight-week hospice volunteer training class, Hearts of Gold, which provides an extensive training course designed to give volunteers the tools they need to experience this fulfilling purpose. If you're interested in volunteering, call (530) 790-3006.

Senior Living

If you have a desire to work with geriatric and disabled persons and the ability to generate enthusiasm, then consider becoming a volunteer! Assist activities staff with a variety of fun activities such as activities, dietary delivery and outings.

15 years and older

  • The Fountains Skilled Nursing
  • The Courtyard Assisted Living
  • The Gardens Dementia & Special Care

For more information call 530-790-3034

Program Fee $35