Samaritan Healthcare and Hospice

e is a non-profit organization that contributes to the health and well-being of our community. Volunteers are needed to visit with patients facing serious progressive illness, provide pet therapy visits, perform music, provide office support, make bereavement phone calls, make calls to verify patient needs before the weekend, assist in our new Thrift Store, serve as an ambassador and help with special projects. Complimentary training is provided. For information please call Sally Cezo, Manager of Volunteer Services at 1-800-229-8183, or e mail sally.cezo@samaritanhealthcarenj.org . Visit us on our website at www.samaritanhealthcarenj.org.  SamariTeens – for teens 14-17 years old interested in volunteering on an on-going basis. No mandatory requirements; we send you the calendar and you participate whenever you’re available! Meet 1x/month in Marlton from September – May. Participate in craft projects, collection drives, fundraisers, visits to Assisted Living Residence Crafts, Projects, Events – for groups and youth of all ages needing to fulfill community service requirements. We send you a project sheet and you choose one that best suits your timeframe and interests. All serve to benefit Samaritan’s patients and families.  Please call Sharon Wenner, Youth Coordinator at 856-552-3238 or email sharon.wenner@samaritanhealthcarenj.org for more information.

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CONTACT TeenLine

CONTACT– TeenLine – A Teen to Teen Confidential Helpline TeenLine is a place where teens can call and talk to other teens about any problems, fears or stresses they are facing.  Volunteers must be high school student 14 years old and up.”Training is provided to become a “peer listener” and help other teens.   For training information, call 856-234-5484, ext. 214. email:  scapano@contactburlco.org; website:  www.contactburlco.org

LeRoy W. Homer Jr. Foundation

LeRoy W. Homer Jr. Foundation is a non-profit organization which encourages and supports individuals who wish to become professional pilots by awarding flight scholarships. Volunteers (14+) are needed for various tasks such as telephone and office work, event planning and fundraising.  Contact Heather Wilcox at 404-306-0844.

 

Virtua Memorial Hospital

 seeks volunteers to work in several areas of the hospital and Auxiliary Thrift Shop located at 798 Woodlane Rd., Westampton, NJ 08060.  Shop hours Mon.- Thurs. 10am to 5pm, Fri. – 10am to 2pm and Sat 10am to 2pm. Clothing and household donations accepted.  Junior volunteers (14+ and in high school) are needed from 4 pm to 7 pm.  For information, call 609-267-0700 ext. 43840, www.virtua.org

Quixote Quest Teen Volunteer Club

Quixote Quest is a teen volunteer organization where teens volunteer weekly to help disadvataged children, or children with disabilities, or senior citizens. QQ also has a special mentoring program where teens match up with a child from the cities of Camden and Trenton (transportation provided) to inspire them to ahieve more.  This is a great progam for aspiring teachers.

Contact Quixote Quest at quixotequest@centerffs.org or 609-220-2186

Riverview Estates (The Baptist Home of South Jersey)

Riverview Estates  (The Baptist Home of South Jersey), in Riverton, is seeking volunteers to serve as shopping companions and to assist with arts & crafts, and the ice cream cart; Junior volunteers (14+) assist with wheel chair transport, activities, entertainment, one-to-one visitation.  Many opportunities; weekdays and weekends. Cathy Smyth at (856) 829-2274 ext 153 or cathys@riverviewestates.org.

Riverton Free Library

Riverton Free Library, serving Riverton and Palmyra, seeks volunteers for Board, fundraising, desk work, book/plant sales, children and adult programs, summer reading and writing programs. Opportunities for volunteers 14+.  Call 856-829-2476.