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Welcome to Ashford and St Peter's Hospitals and thank you for your interest in volunteering.

We value our volunteers highly and greatly appreciate the work you do for us.

As a volunteer, you will become part of a team dedicated to helping support our efforts to provide a high quality healthcare and patient service user experience. It is also a great opportunity to make new friends, learn new skills or enhance existing ones.

Whatever time you can spare will be a great help. From administration to portering to helping as a mealtime support volunteer, every role is equally valuable.

On these pages, you can find out more about the services we provide and how you can join us.

If you have any questions about volunteering or wish to enquire about the kind of roles on offer, please contact Voluntary Services at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Join our award winning team

Our volunteers were proud to be awarded The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service in 2012.

 

 

Volunteers have been operating at the hospitals from 1966

Ashford Hospital Hostesses were (known as ‘Shrimps’ – because of their pink uniforms)

 

A group of volunteers enjoying tea and cake at their tea party.

As part of Volunteers’ Week, volunteers at Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals came together to enjoy a special tea party, organised by the Trust as a thank-you for their hard work and dedication ... read more

 

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Innovative new eye procedure launched

The Ophthalmology team at Ashford and St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has started a new service, known as ‘Corneal Cross-linking’.

 

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Be prepared this Bank Holiday Weekend

The local NHS is advising residents in North West Surrey to be prepared for the coming Bank Holiday weekend and to make sure you know where to access the right medical help should you need it.

 

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Green fingered volunteers dig St Peter’s Hospital

Keith Hayward, Estates Manager at Ashford and St Peter’s said, “We were very happy to welcome the 18 staff from Enterprise rent a car - organised through Voluntary Support North Surrey - who kindly gave up their time in order to tidy up the courtyards in our outpatient blocks at St Peter’s Hospital.

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Improving flow is the way to go

It continues to be a tough week in our hospitals with significant capacity issues and I know colleagues are really feeling the pressure. Nevertheless, I have been truly impressed and grateful for the sheer hard work and commitment shown by everybody this week to resolve our issues, notwithstanding the heat ... read the full message