Community Partners – Health

 

Partners List A – C

(Online/Health) Ann Foundation - http://www.annfoundation.org

20 Old Shelter Rock Rd Roslyn NY 11576
516-570-0088
info@annfoundation.org

The Ann Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit volunteer organization dedicated to improving the quality of life and opportunities of children with special needs who might not otherwise receive services.

Bartow Health Access – www.bartowhealthaccess.org

31 Pointe North Drive Cartersville, GA 30120

Caitlin Hammond, volunteer@bartowhealthaccess.org, 678-372-3844

Bartow Health Access is a non-profit charitable care clinic that is committed to providing high quality care to all our community members, including those who do not have medical insurance. The clinic is open Monday-Thursday, 9am-5pm. Volunteer positions include front office assistant, clinical/nurse assistant and marketing assistant. Volunteers are also needed to provide translation services, diabetes and dietary education, and assist with special events.

Camellia Hospice - www.camellia.com

1337 Canton Rd.
Suite A
Marietta, GA 30066
DeAnne Barnes – Volunteer Coordinator: 678-218-5745
dbarnes@camellia.com

Camellia Hospice is dedicated to providing palliative and hospice care in a caring and compassionate manner that enhances the quality of life of the clients served.  Volunteer opportunities include providing companionship, caregiver relief, spiritual support or creating gifts for patients.  Clerical support is also needed in the hospice office. Volunteers are asked to serve a minimum of 3 hours per month. *All volunteers must complete a background check and driver’s license.*

Carestone at Milford Chase - http://www.hscsal.com/index.html

1345 Milford Church Road Marietta GA 30008
678-309-1220
card@hsslp.com

Cobb/Douglas Community Services Boards - www.cobbcsb.com

Mary Robeck, Volunteer Coordinator 770-429-5018 mrobeck@cobbcsb.com

The Cobb County Community Services Board and the Douglas County Community Services Board (CSB) are public agencies created by state law to provide mental health, developmental disability, and substance abuse services. The service areas are Cobb, Douglas, and Cherokee Counties, Georgia. The agency provides support to over 14,000 people annually. The agency’s goals include: consumer preference; work initiatives; and the expansion of the availability and access to natural community supports through the reduction of stigma. A background check, drug screening and TB test is required for volunteers who work with clients, but is not required for volunteers that assist with special events or with office support. Contact the Volunteer Coordinator for special event dates.

Cobb Senior Services - http://seniors.cobbcountyga.gov/

32 North Fairground Street Marietta GA 30060
770-528-5355

Creekside Pines (formerly Legacy of Dallas) www.creeksidepinesseniorliving.com

1011 Merchants Drive Dallas GA 30132
678-363-0777

Senior/retirement living center with a Life Engagement program designed to promote resident wellness and independence while utilizing and valuing residents’ strengths and successes within an environment that celebrates normalization, choice, empowerment and validation. Contact person is Ila Awtrey.

Crossroads Hospice of Atlanta, LLC - http://www.CrossroadsHospice.com

1957 Lakeside Parkway Ste 500 Tucker GA 30084
770-270-9898

Provide comfort care to patients with a life expectancy of 6 months or less. Use an interdisciplinary approach to care for patients in their home, longterm care facilities and assisted living facilities.

Cured 4 Life - http://www.cured4life.org

Kim Below 770.864.2862
believe@cured4life.org
Cured 4 Life brings women together to help build and encourage each other while spreading the message of breast-cancer awareness. Cured 4 Life organizes health fairs, in January and June, as well as Take Care of You (TCoY) workshops. The workshops provide skin care tips and makeup application lessons for breast cancer survivors and are held the last Tuesday of the month at The Community Health Center in Austell.

Partners List D – H

DeRiche Agency, Inc.

3175 Cherokee Street Kennesaw GA 30144
Debbie King 678.490.3761 dking@deriche.com

DeRiche Agency, Inc. strives to positively impact the quality of life of individuals with developmental disabilities by supporting them in achieving their dreams and goals and to live and thrive in a community setting. Volunteers can serve as Direct Care Professionals and can have the opportunity to conduct independent classroom teaching after training. Direct Care Professionals are required to serve at least 2 months, anytime Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. – 4pm. A driver’s license, background check and certified motor vehicle report is required.

Devereux Georgia - www.devereux.org

1291 Stanley Rd Kennesaw, GA 30152
Dolly Fehd   678-303-2670 dfehd@devereux.org

Devereux Georgia is a healthcare provider for children, adolescents and young adults to treat difficult to manage behavioral and emotional issues. General volunteers can assist with performing arts, food services, sports and recreation, lead Bible studies or spiritual growth classes or seasonal projects like the annual Formal Dance. School volunteers require a 3-6 month commitment and serve as room parents, tutors, gardeners in the greenhouse, or assist with record keeping including medical filing.  Extensive training allows volunteers to learn crisis and emergency management skills.

FODAC (Friends of Disabled Adults and Children) - www.fodac.org

4900 Lewis Rd Stone Mountain, GA 30083

Dianne Ramsey volunteer@fodac.org 770-491-9014

FODAC provides over $10 million dollars’ worth of home medical equipment and services to clients at little or no cost to the recipients. Equipment supplied includes manual and power wheelchairs, scooters, bathroom aids, pediatric equipment and other medical rehabilitative equipment. FODAC also provides wheel chair repair services and technical assistance with installing adaptive equipment onto private vehicles. Volunteers can assist by sorting donating medical supplies, working in the thrift store where proceeds support FODAC programs, or completing data entry and office work. Volunteers can work Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm (the center is closed daily between 12pm-1pm for lunch). A one hour orientation is required.

Gentiva Hospice - www.gentiva.com

34 Center Rd Cartersville, GA 30121
Jenaila Hawkins jenaila.hawkins@gentiva.com 770-383-3565

Gentiva Hospice provides compassionate care to those at the end of life’s journey through clinical excellence and uncompromising service. Volunteers can assist with patient support in nursing homes or administrative support in the Cartersville office. Volunteers are required to serve at least 3 months.

Good Samaritan Health Center - www.goodsamcobb.org

1605 Roberta Drive SW, Marietta GA 30008
Akilah Bartley: 770.419.3120 ext. 39
volunteergoodsamcobb@gmail.com

Good Samaritan Health Center of Cobb is a nonprofit healthcare practice which provides a comprehensive range of services for patients without health insurance or the means to afford care. Services include non-emergency primary care for adults and children, comprehensive dental care, health education and counseling.

Halcyon Hospice - www.ExcellenceInHospice.com

Angela Bhowmik – Volunteer Coordinator – 678-651-1440

angela.bhowmik@halcyonhealthcare.com

Halycyon Hospice provides palliative care and support to terminally ill patients and their families in Atlanta, Cumming, Tucker and Villa Rica. The care focuses on enhancing a patient’s comfort and overall quality of life and is provided in the patient’s home, assisted living facility, nursing home or hospital. There are many volunteer opportunities from clerical support and special events to reading to patients. Medical Office Volunteers assist office managers with ordering supplies, creating and maintaining patient charts, etc. Activities Volunteers help with Bingo, crafts, ice cream socials etc at Assisted Living Facilities and Skilled Nursing Facilities. Volunteers can also help with Project Bloom to arrange and deliver flowers to hospice patients. There are some volunteer projects that can be done from your home like making holiday cards or preparing mailings. All volunteers are required to have a background check and a PPD and to complete orientation.

Heartland Hospice Services - http://www.hcr-manorcare.com/

5990 Love St., Austell GA 30168
Wanda Musgrove 770.745.1414 4721officestaff5@hcr-manorcare.com

We depend on our volunteers to help us provide the extra love and care our clients and their families need at this time in their life. Volunteers are needed for arts & crafts, yard work, tutoring, photography, clothing/ food bank, special weekend camp, and nature/ plants. Bilingual/ ESL is a plus.

Partners List M – W

March of Dimes - www.marchofdimes.com

1776 The Exchange Ste 245 Atlanta GA 30339
678-793-0391 Michele Beal mbeal@marchofdimes.com

The mission of the March of Dimes is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth and infant mortality. Volunteers can assist during walk days to help with registration, distributing food and water, and security.

McKenna Farms Therapy Services - www.mckennafarmstherapy.org

3044 Due West Road Dallas GA 30157
Karen Sullivan 404-317-5608 or 770-443-9672
sull3815@bellsouth.net or mckennafarms@yahoo.com

McKenna Farms provides innovative therapy programs and resources for special needs individuals and their families while encouraging community involvement. Services are for patients between the ages of 0-21 with speech, occupational and physical therapy sessions in clinical or hippotherapy settings. Hippotherapy is treatment using a horse. Complete the volunteer application available at www.mckennafarmstherapy.org and mail or fax to 770-505-3595.

 Medshare - www.medshare.org

MedShare International is dedicated to recycling surplus medical supplies and equipment for use by healthcare institutions in developing countries. To achieve this mission, MedShare International collects batch and single item supplies and equipment that are still valuable but no longer in demand in the United States due to procedural excess, technological change, regulatory requirements, or production overage, and distributes them to healthcare facilities in targeted developing countries. Click this link if you are interested in volunteeringhttp://www.medshare.org/files/file/Volunteer%20Flyer.pdf

Special Olympics Georgia - www.SpecialOlympicsGA.org

4000 DeKalb Technology Parkway Suite 400 Building 400 Atlanta GA 30340
Leslie Anderson 770-4149390×120 leslie anderson@specialolympicsga.org

Special Olympics Georgia provides year-round sports training and athletic competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.

Sunrise of West Cobb

3829 Floyd Road Austell GA 30106
770-435-0750

Tommy Nobis Center - http://www.tommynobiscenter.org/homeframe.aspx

1480 Bells Ferry Road Marietta Ga 30066
Linda Mosher 770/427-9000 lindam@tommynobiscenter.org

The Tommy Nobis Center provides vocational and related services to maximize the success of persons with disabilities or other barriers to employment.

VistaCare Hospice - www.vistacare.com

6458 Spring Street Suite 100 Douglasville GA 30134
Wendy Harrison 770-489-4225 wendy.harrison@vistacare.com

Provide medical, emotional, spiritual and personal support to patients who have been diagnosed with a terminal illness and also supporting family members.

West Ridge Church-Breakaway - www.westridge.com

3522 Hiram Acworth Hwy Dallas, GA 30157

Shelley Moffitt shelleymoffitt@yahoo.com

Breakaway is a series of respite events for special needs families living in Cobb, Douglas and Paulding counties. The events include fun activities for special needs participants and their siblings. Each event is organized and held at West Ridge Church in Dallas, GA. A background check is required and can be started by completing the online form: http://www.westridge.com/next-steps/volunteer/background-check.

Winnwood Retirement Community

100 Whitlock Ave Marietta GA 30064
Mackenzie McNay 770-428-6200 mackenzie@winnwoodretire.com

A retirement community for seniors 62 or higher designed for seniors to keep a healthy, active lifestyle. Fitness programs, social programs, activities and events offered.

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Marietta, GA 30060
770.528.4545

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