Therapy Team Volunteer Application for Handlers
Thank you for your interest in volunteering at UCHealth at University of Colorado Hospital with your Therapy Dog! Therapy Dogs and their handlers play an important and meaningful role in providing service to patients and their loved ones. We hope you find your experience here to be valuable and worthwhile.
New Volunteer Sign Up Process
Please complete both applications: one for Therapy Animal AND one for Handler
Complete the online application
Review the University of
Colorado Volunteer Handbook
Log into your account and complete the
online required education
modules with the
associated quizzes and the
Step Four: Log into your account and read and complete the following Agreements:
- Handbook and PowerPoint acknowledgement form
- Dress Code
- Confidentiality Agreement
- Code of Conduct
- Uniform and Badge Policy
Step Five: Request an in-person interview. Email: uchvolunteerservices@UCHealth.org with the subject line " Request for an in-person interview."
Step Six: Set-up in-person orientation and department training. Complete a background check (18 and older.) Schedule and complete a health screen.
If you have any questions, please feel free to call our office at 720.848.1886.
Volunteer Services and Shadowing Department
Jenny Ricklefs, Manager 720.848.4068, Jennifer.Ricklefs@uchealth.org
Amanda Murphy,Coordinator 720.848.4070, UCHvolunteerservices@uchealth.org
12605 East 16th Ave, Mail Stop F771, Aurora CO 80045