Volunteer Assignments - Coatesville Veterans Affairs Medical Center
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Coatesville Veterans Affairs Medical Center


Volunteer Assignments

We've listed some of the ways you can volunteer below. However, if you have special skills to offer, please call us so we can discuss how you can best use your talents to help our patients.

Volunteer Van Drivers

Help pick-up outpatient Veterans and take them to their outpatient appointments. To fill this role, you must have a current drivers license and automobile insurance and pass a physical examination.
Hours: 7:00am to 12:00pm or 12:00pm to 5:00pm

Red Coat Ambassador

Help patients and visitors with information and clinic locations.
Hours: 8:00am to 12:00pm or 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Volunteer Office Assistant

Help different medical or administrative offices in the medical center. Duties include filing, answering phones, and greeting and directing patients.
Hours: 8:00am to 12:00pm or 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Volunteer Nursing Assistant

Help patients who need assistance feeding themselves.
Hours: Open

Volunteer Patient Reminder Caller

Help make phone calls to remind patients about their scheduled appointments.
Hours: Open

Discharge Patient Survey Caller

Call patients who have been discharged from the medical center and record their responses for a survey.
Hours: Open

Patient Escort Volunteers

Provide assistance with pushing patients in wheelchairs to their scheduled appointments.
Hours: Open

Buddy Volunteer

Assist and support staff on inpatient units by providing one to one visits with Veterans.
Hours: Open

No Veteran Dies Alone

Compassionate companion on call with the Hospice program.

Silver Spoons

Visiting and feeding Veterans living in the community living centers.

Pet Visitation

Visiting Veterans with your therapy dog.

Compassionate Contact Corps

Provides a phone call to identified Veteran to offer a friendly conversation. These Veterans may be homebound or feeling isolated and would benefit from a caring conversation.

Volunteer Clothing Room Attendant

Issue men's and women's clothing.

Recreation Volunteer

Help assist patients with various recreational activities.
Hours: Open

Special Events Volunteer

Assist the Voluntary Services office with special events, like Christmas and Veterans Day activities. Also assist with the bi-monthly fundraising event selling popcorn and soft pretzels.