Volunteer Opportunities

Get Involved

Volunteer opportunities are available at the Cancer Therapy & Research Center (CTRC) at The UT Health Science Center at San Antonio for individuals who are 18 years of age or older and willing to commit a minimum of three hours a month for at least six months. Volunteer shifts are Monday-Friday; 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Individuals interested in volunteering at CTRC should complete the volunteer application and the Non-Employee Appointment Form then call (210) 450-5570 to schedule an interview.

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Information Desk Volunteers: Greet patients and visitors, direct them to appropriate area, and provide general assistance when needed (Volunteer Shifts: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.)
  • Patient Guides: Assist Patients and nurses in Chemotherapy Treatment Areas (Volunteer Shifts: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.)
  • Special event volunteers: Educational events, fundraising events, survivor retreat, etc.
  • Wellness Center volunteers: Looking for people with special expertise to teach classes (Yoga, Tai Chi, etc)
  • Handmade blankets or small neck pillows for patients to use while being treated (then they can take them home)
  • Donations of hats
  • Small simple craft kits with instructions, which can be used by patients while receiving treatment
  • Puzzles, word game books, playing cards, checkers, etc.
  • CTRC Council

CTRC Community


Register now to join the CTRC Community and enjoy the full range of benefits including CTRC e-mail updates and e-newsletters, and the ability to update your personal profile information and access your personal giving history.

You do not need to register to make an online donation.  If you would like to support CTRC's Critical Needs Fund, click here to donate now.  If you would like to support a specific cancer type or clinic, find customized donation forms by accessing the "Cancer Research" and "Clinics & Programs" links listed above.

UT Health Science Center San Antonio

Office of Institutional Advancement, MC – 7835
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