The Volunteer Services Department at Sound Shore Medical Center of Westchester is located on the third floor of…More the main building. The hospital welcomes individuals interested in volunteering in various departments to assist the staff and enrich the overall experience for patients.</p>
<p>To be enrolled in the volunteer program, prospective volunteers must first schedule and an interview with the Director of Volunteer Services, complete medical clearance forms and attend a mandatory orientation. Younger volunteers, age 14 to 17, also are eligible to enroll with the written consent of a parent. </p>
Volunteers of America 395 Webster Ave, New Rochelle, NY10801 This Volunteers of America location occupies a large white house on a tree-lined section of Webster Ave. With over 80…More programs in the New York metropolitan area, Volunteers of America, Greater New York is a faith-based organization providing vulnerable and at-risk adults and children with food and safe, secure temporary and permanent housing. Professional staff and caring volunteers create a nurturing community to help individuals recover. Visit the Volunteers of America website for more information.
The New Rochelle Humane Society is a private, not-for-profit organization that has been a staple in New Rochelle…More since 1911. Because it does not receive any federal or state funding, the center relies on a host of volunteers and donors.</p>
<p>Together, they rescue more than 500 dogs and 900 cats per year.</p>
<p>Dedicated volunteers are committed to providing care for lost, abandoned, injured and mistreated animals. The shelter and adoption center serves 17 communities in Westchester County.</p>
<p>Cats and dogs are routinely available for adoption. The adoption fee is $90 (cats) and $150 (dogs). The center offers low-cost spay and neuter certificates that can be used at local vets. </p>
<p>Volunteers are always needed to socialize pets, take in foster animals, clean up around the shelter and more. To volunteer or donate, please check the website to see what is currently needed.</p>