We love our volunteers!

The Sentara patient-centered care philosophy recognizes the perspectives of patients and their families as a valuable resource. Sentara encourages the involvement of patients and families in shaping our hospital services.

Sentara volunteers

Volunteer With Us

If you’re interested in supporting the Sentara Brock Cancer Center, our volunteer application and orientation process is now conducted electronically.

If you need assistance with any step in the process please contact Arkeisha Smith at 757-624-0378 or at

Patient & Family Advisory Council

We also have a Patient & Family Advisory Council that is always looking for new members!


The Sentara Cancer, Patient and Family Advisory Council members have committed their time, efforts and talents to serve in a consulting capacity for a variety of hospital issues and programs. Working together we support our mission “to improve health every day.” Established in 2013, the PFAC is always recruiting for new members who are in Hampton Roads. Join us!

Join The Council

Research at your fingertips.

To help you navigate the patient education resources found on, we have pulled together key links in our Education section to make your research easier.

Visit Education Page