Teen Volunteer Applications Available

Friday, March 4, 2016

Applications for Augusta Health's Teen Volunteer Program will be available by March 22 in the guidance offices at all county, city and private high schools in the Staunton-Augusta County-Waynesboro area and in the Volunteer Services Office at Augusta Health.

Teen volunteers chatting

Teen Volunteers at Augusta Health must have completed 9th grade, be at least 14 years old, and demonstrate serious interest in working in healthcare. This year's program begins June 27 and ends July 29. Participants will volunteer 20 hours each week, from 8 am until 12 noon, Monday through Friday. The first four days of the volunteer session, June 27 through July 1, are a mandatory orientation sessions that will last all day.

Applications are due April 29, 2016, and an essay and interview are required. Interviews will be scheduled by phone call after the applications are received. Teen Volunteers are selected based on maturity, potential to accept responsibility and the ability to work cooperatively with others.

For more information, please call the Volunteer Services Office at (540) 332-4741.