(This application is only for Cook Children's parents who want to volunteer in our Parents as Partners programs.)
Parents as Partners Volunteer Information:
Thank you for your interest in getting involved as a parent to parent volunteer. Parents are a tremendously important part of the Cook Children's team. Your participation will be very valuable to us and to other parents.
Your next steps:
Thank you!Jen Robbins, CVAVolunteer Program Coordinator
You will be asked to sign an authorization form (at your interview)allowing your background check to be
completed. Applicants must have a clear record (no arrests, convictions, nolo contendere pleas, deferred
adjudications, or any other criminal entries). Per Cook Children's policy, you will be declined as a volunteer if
there are any blemishes on your background check.
I understand and agree that in the performance of my duties as a volunteer of Cook Children s Health Care
System I must hold in strictest confidence any observations I may make or information I may hear regarding
patients, patient families or staff.
I verify that all of the information provided by me on thisapplication is true, correct and complete. I
attest that I have never been arrested or charged with any crime and grant Cook Children's permission to
verify this information in arriving at a decision.
I understand that false or misleading statements or
the omission of any information necessary to make this application complete will result in rejection of my
application or termination of my service.
Additionally, Cook Children's has my consent to photograph, videotape, or audiotape me performing my
volunteer duties. I understand that these may be used toward the advancement of public education, the
promotion of Cook Children's, and/or any other legitimate purpose.
I understand that upon my successful
completion of the volunteer placement processes required at Cook Children's, I will become a volunteer. As a
volunteer, I acknowledge that I will not receive compensation for services.