LAKERS TOGETHER: Grand Valley is preparing for successful learning experiences when classes resume on Aug. 31. Learn more about the plan for fall in this handbook.
For the pre-professional student, obtaining valuable experiences is a critical piece of their pre-professional journey. Students interested in healthcare professions must obtain clinical experiences, and our goal is to help direct students to opportunities. Within this resource you will find some information about paid and volunteer healthcare opportunities, as well as some non-healthcare service opportunities.
Additional volunteering and healthcare experience resources can be found on these outside sites:
Looking for a healthcare training or certification to develop your professional skills? Here are some common entry level healthcare roles that can be obtained through additional training and certifications.
In the table below you will find a searchable list of paid and volunteer opportunities. The columns can be sorted according to your interests, and you may type in keywords to narrow your search. Click on "view" to learn more about the organization and areas of involvement.
Try some of these keywords:
|Women's Health||Volunteer||MomsBloom||3292 North Evergreen Dr. NE Grand Rapids, MI, 49525||Website||View|
|Women's Health||Volunteer||Planned Parenthood||Multiple Locations||Website||View|
|Women's Health||Volunteer||Pregnancy Resource Center||Grand Rapids and Wyoming Locations||Website||View|
|Seniors||Paid||Beacon Hill||1919 Boston St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506||Website||View|
|Seniors||Volunteer & Paid||Porter Hills||4450 Cascade Rd SE Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546||Website||View|
|Seniors||Volunteer||Meals on Wheels of West Michigan||2900 Wilson Ave. SW Suite 500 Grandville, MI 49418||Website||View|
|Seniors||Volunteer & Paid||St. Ann's Home||2161 Leonard St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504||Website||View|
|Seniors||Volunteer||Senior Neighbors||678 Front Ave NW, Suite 205 Grand Rapids, MI 49504||Website||View|
|Seniors||Volunteer & Paid||Sunset Retirement Communities & Services||Multiple Locations in Grand Rapids, Grandville & Jenison||Website||View|
|Seniors||Volunteer||Baruch Senior Ministries||Multiple Locations||Website||View|
|Seniors||Volunteer||Yorkshire & Stonebridge Assisted Living||3511 3515 Leonard St. NW, Walker, MI 49534||Website||View|
|Refugee||Volunteer||Treetops Collective||906 Division Ave S, Grand Rapids, MI 49507||Website||View|
|Public Health||Volunteer & Paid||National Kidney Foundation of Michigan||1345 Monroe Avenue NW, Suite 140 Grand Rapids, MI 49505||Website||View|
|Public Health||Volunteer & Paid||Versiti (formerly Michigan Blood)||Multiple Locations||Website||View|
|Public Health||Volunteer||The Grand Rapids Red Project||401 Hall St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507||Website||View|
|Public Health||Volunteer||ALS Association Michigan Chapter||678 Front Ave NW, Suite 177, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504||Website||View|
|Public Health||Volunteer||Van Andel Institute (Purple Community)||333 Bostwick Ave. NE Grand Rapids, MI 49503||Website||View|
|Mental Health||Volunteer||National Alliance of Mental Illness||401 Washington Lansing, MI 48933||Website||View|
|Mental Health||Volunteer||Momentum Center||714 Columbus Avenue, Grand Haven, MI 49417||Website||View|
|Mental Health||Volunteer & Paid||Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services||Multiple Locations||Website||View|
|Medical Supplies||Volunteer||Alternatives in Motion||2215 29th Street SE Suite A 6 Grand Rapids, MI 49508||Website||View|
|Medical Supplies||Volunteer||Project C.U.R.E.||Multiple locations throughout the U.S.||Website||View|
|Hospital & Clinics||Volunteer||Spectrum Health & Rehab Nursing Center||750 Fuller Ave NE Grand Rapids, MI 49503||Website||View|
|Hospital & Clinics||Volunteer||Metro Health||5900 Byron Center Ave Wyoming, MI 49519||Website||View|
|Hospital & Clinics||Volunteer||Mercy Health||200 Jefferson Ave. SE Grand Rapids MI 49503||Website||View|