During these uncertain times, how can we help?

As the world leader in volunteerism we feel a responsibility to unite our broader community, and to use this moment to become stronger.

See below to access our COVID-19 Resource Hub, and to explore our growing directory of COVID-19-specific and virtual volunteering opportunities.
Read More
 

Manual WheelChair Shop Volunteers Needed

Save to Favorites

Friends of Disabled Adults and Children

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 21 people are interested
Volunteer 1

Refurbishing Home Medical Equipment to help those with Disabilities is what we do.

  • Are you looking for something meaningful to do with your time?

  • Do you enjoy helping others

  • Well look no further! Friends of Disabled Adults and Children (FODAC) has justwhat you're looking for!!
  • Both Men and Women enjoy this volunteer adventure!
  • No Experience needed
  • Involves: detail cleaning medical equipment, checking performance, making minor adjustments if needed.
  • Shop manager will trainas you go.

We are looking for volunteers that would be interested in helping us carryout our mission. Here’s some information on what we do as an organization to help the community:

"FODAC provides refurbished equipment and services for disabled adults and children to improve their overall quality of life. FODAC’s mission is to provide durable medical equipment (DME) such as wheelchairs and hospital beds at little or no cost to the disabled and their families. We seek to enhance the quality of life for people of all ages who have any type of illness or physical disability. Since 1986, FODAC has collected and distributed more than 29,000 wheelchairs!"

If you are interested in learning more about our organization and how you could possibly be of assistance, please feel free to contact me.

4 More opportunities with Friends of Disabled Adults and Children

About Friends of Disabled Adults and Children

Location:

4900 Lewis Road, Stone Mountain, GA 30083, US

Mission Statement

FODAC provides Durable Medical Equipment to people with disabilities at little or no cost.

We repair and refurbish donated equipment and make this equipment available to people who could, otherwise, not afford it.

Our Thrift Store provides 30% of the cost of our operation. We have various volunteer needs. Our sorting and pricing rooms are airconditioned and heated for our volunteers comfort with a break room and bathrooms.

Our manual and motorized wheelchair shops are available for those who wish to show their skills at repairs.

Description

Friends of Disabled Adults and Children collects, refurbishes, and freely distributes durable and disposable medical equipment to people with disabilities.

Disaster Relief
Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

4900 Lewis RoadStone Mountain, GA 30083

(33.82978,-84.18819)
 

SKILLS

  • Disaster Response
  • Veteran Care
  • Hospice Care
  • Physical Therapy
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Weekdays anytime from 9am-5pm Pick your day & time

Report this opportunity