Harris Health System's Volunteer & Guest Services collaborates with other Houston-area volunteer and professional organizations to provide volunteer opportunities for all members of the community. Get involved today!
Court Ordered Community Service
The Harris Health Volunteer & Guest Services Department does not offer opportunities for those needing court-ordered community service. However, there are many organizations in the Houston area that do. We recommend visiting the Volunteer Houston Web site for more information.
Houston Association of Volunteer Administrators (HAVA)
HAVA is Houston's professional membership association for those who manage and lead volunteer programs. HAVA includes professionals from community service agencies, hospitals, arts organizations, governmental institutions and corporations. The staff of Harris Health's Volunteer & Guest Services Department are members of this organization. To learn more about how you can be a part of the work HAVA is doing, please visit their Web site.
Texas Association, Directors of Volunteer Services & Association of Healthcare Volunteer Resource Professionals
Join the Texas Association, Directors of Volunteer Services (TADVS) and enhance your professional growth. Strengthen your network. Communicate with your peers and build leadership skills by serving on the TADVS board and committees. TADVS provides forums for information exchange, promotes professional performance standards, conducts educational programs and activities featuring outstanding speakers, and keeps members up to date with its "Net-works" newsletter. TADVS is an affiliate group of the Association of Healthcare Volunteer Resource Professionals. The staff of the Harris Health Volunteer & Guest Services Department are members of these organizations to enhance their professional growth and stay current with industry standards.