Volunteering at Emory Wesley Woods

Volunteer opportunities are available in the following areas listed below:

Outpatient Neurology:

Assist staff with light clerical duties


Assist respiratory with transporting oxygen tanks from the loading dock to departments in need and returning empty tanks back to the loading dock.  Other clerical duties and inventory/restocking may be required. 

Transitions Senior Program:

Assist with patient blood pressures, document weight, and assist with meals and other general duties.


Filing, polishing an/or a gentle hand massage is a great way to get some "one-to-one" time with a patient and/or resident.


Assist with shock therapy, making charts, inventorying orders, restocking, confirming appointments, answering phones, requesting medical records and other general clerical duties.


Assist staff with light clerical duties.  PowerPoint experience helpful; but not mandatory.

Pet Therapy:

Canine must have attended an obedience or pet therapy class and certificate obtained. Proof of immunizations for the last two years and a letter from the veterinarian informing pet is disease free, shots are up to date, and claws/nails are clipped to a length that's safe for residents and/or patients. 

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