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The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county & community efforts.

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Volunteer Information

Abbey Ellner

The Florida Department of Health in Charlotte County provides a number of rewarding volunteer and internship opportunities in the following areas:

  • Public Health Preparedness and Emergency Management
  • Office Administration
  • Environmental Health
  • Health Promotion/Health Education and Outreach

And more!

Please see below for our 3-step application process:

Step 1: Complete and Submit Volunteer Paperwork

Submit your completed Volunteer Application form - Provides sovereign immunity (liability) protection while volunteering - Provides workers compensation coverage while volunteering

Provide a copy of your medical license (if applicable)

Step 2: Complete a Background Check (free of charge!)

All DOH-Charlotte volunteers must pass a Level 2 federal background check.

Step 3: Get Trained

Volunteers are provided with online and/or onsite DOH-Charlotte training and orientation.