Fisher House Volunteer Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center


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Augusta VA Medical Center1 Freedom WayAugusta, GA 30904


1. Assignment Title Fisher House Volunteer at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia

2. Purpose of Assignment: To provide support and promote wellness to all Veteran families lodging at the Fisher House and assist staff as needed.

3. Tasks

· Check guests in/orient to Fisher House

· Clean areas that need attention (sweeping and blowing porch areas)

· Give tours of Fisher House

· Accept donations/write up donation form

· Straighten shelves in living room cabinet/family room cabinet (books, dvds, games, etc.)

· Visit with families/patients

· Put orientation packets together

· Put Fisher House bags together

Provide a meal for the guest

4. Time Commitment Monday-Friday ( - Noon), (Noon-4p.m.), (4p.m.-8p.m.)

5. Requirements

· Pass a background check

· People skills, energetic.

· Orientation to Fisher House, Checking guests in, processing donations, emergency procedures.

6. Training and Skill Development

· Initial and annual volunteer training.

· Assignment specific training

7. Supervision

Fisher House Manager

Volunteer reports to: Fisher House Manager

Feedback: Annual written

8. Supporting policies

* VHA Handbook 1620.01

* Medical Center Policy MEMORANDUM NO. 119-14-01

10.Working Conditions

Where/what’s provided:

Position office location at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center, 1 Freedom Way Augusta, GA 30904.

11. Benefits

· Lunch provided for volunteers working a 4 or more hour shift.

· Structured recognition/awards program

· Annual Flu Shot at no cost

· Eligible to join credit union

· Make tax-free purchases in Canteen store


  • Veteran Care

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