February 6, 2009

Children’s Hospital looking for ‘VolunTeens’

Volunteer Services at the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt is accepting applications for teen volunteers for its summer “VolunTeen” program.

Applications are due April 1.

VolunTeens volunteer during June or July for three-week sessions from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Those chosen for the VolunTeen program work with mentors to plan and implement age-appropriate activities for patients and siblings in playrooms and waiting rooms as well as assist with other services and projects to benefit Children’s Hospital patients and their families.

Visit www.vanderbiltchildrens.com/volunteen for more information.