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Volunteer Opportunity - Friendly Canteen Assistant Health

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Last updated on June 20, 2016

Wernersville State Hospital's staff and consumer run canteen is searching for an assistant to help with basic operational duties.
We would love to have a volunteer that would respect confidentiality issues but still exhibit a friendly and personable approach to serving others. Responsibilities include working independently after receiving instruction or demonstrations. Volunteers would also need to practice sanitation concerns associated with food prep through frequent handwashing, wearing gloves and pulling hair back. Times and hours of volunteer assistance for this opportunity are: Tuesday from 9:00AM until 12:30 PM and/or Friday from 9:00AM until 12:30PM.

Orientation to Wernersville State Hospital and Volunteer Resource Policies and procedures. Volunteers having two hours/ week or 8 hours/month of consumer contact must receive a yearly TB test which may be done free of cost by our health Clinic if needed.

This opportunity is sponsored by: Wernersville State Hospital

Volunteers will work with the following groups
Abused / Battered  Minorities
Adults (26-54)  Older Adults (55+)
Disabled / Ill  Women
Men  Young Adults (18-25)
We need volunteers who are free at these times
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
Morning X X
Afternoon X X
We are looking for volunteers with the following skills
Meal Preparation / Serving
This volunteer opportunity is available to the following types of volunteers
Adults (26-54)  Individual
Adults (55+)  Young Adults (18-25)
This volunteer opportunity addresses the following social interests
Mental Health

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Contact Person:
Katherine Ellett, Volunteer Coordinator, (phone), (email)
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 160 Main St., P.O. Box 300
Wernersville, PA 19565
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 Wernersville State Hospital is approximately 11 miles west of Reading,PA and one mile west of Wernersville. Turn left at the traffic light at Sportsman Road (after Eisenhauer Nissan/Saab.) The entrance to the hospital is over the bridge on Sportsman Road.
  Nearest Bus Stop: Bus transportation is available

Web Site: None specified
Last updated on June 20, 2016

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