Academic Public Health Volunteer Corps

Academic Public Health
Volunteer Corps

Connecting public health students and professionals with local health departments throughout the Commonwealth

A program of the Massachusetts Academic Health Department.

COVID-19 Emergency Public Health Response

APHVC volunteers are matched with local public health departments in Massachusetts to address their most pressing needs related to COVID-19 including contact tracing, communications, and promoting health equity.

Public health students and professionals can register to become APHVC volunteers. Local public health departments can register to receive APHVC volunteers.

APHVC’s Support:

More than 900 public health students and professionals have volunteered to local health departments across Massachusetts.


If you represent a local public health department in Massachusetts, you can request APHVC volunteers to support your needs.


Sign up! You will be matched with a local public health department in Massachusetts.

Learn More

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