Volunteer at Piedmont Augusta

Volunteer Services

Your time is a valuable resource with the incredible potential to help others. How would you like to make a personal investment of your time in a place that makes a difference in our community? Hundreds of men and women of all ages have found fulfilling volunteer positions and have provided much-needed services at Piedmont Augusta since 1949. Piedmont is blessed with an amazing group of volunteers. Piedmont Augusta Volunteer Services has contributed $9 million to the hospital. Annually, volunteers donate more than 37,000 hours of service in 28 departments and donate to hospital programs, equipment and initiatives. Whether assisting departments that support patient care or being involved in fundraising efforts, Piedmont Augusta volunteers impact our community. Their efforts are priceless.


Service Opportunities

Piedmont Augusta offers more than 28 volunteer service areas. Available assignments are based on the volunteers' talents, abilities and interests and on the hospital's needs. Certain volunteer positions require additional training. Volunteer areas include:

  • Transportation
  • Sunshine Gift Shop
  • Uniform Shop
  • Information Centers
  • Waiting Room Liaison
  • Coffee Cart
  • Needlework: Items for patients
  • Clerical/Office Assistant
  • Physical/Occupational Therapy
  • Cardiopulmonary Rehab
  • Emergency Department
  • Endoscopy Department
  • Diabetes Education
  • Patient Care Areas
  • Breast Health Center
  • Volunteer Visitors

Adult volunteers must complete an application, attend an orientation, purchase a uniform and give at least six hours a month in a designated service. Volunteers are recognized annually for their service.


Volunteer Board

Piedmont Augusta certainly could not offer the same level of service to patients and their families without the support in hours and dollars of our Volunteer Board. 


Junior Volunteers

Teens aged 14-18 may participate in our Junior Volunteer program. Since the annual program begins in early summer, interviews are held in March, with an orientation in early June. Junior volunteers are expected to serve at least one day (eight hours) a week during the summer. Those interested can contact the Volunteer Services Office at 706-774-2208


How to Volunteer

For an application or more information on volunteer service opportunities, contact Volunteer Services at 706-774-8877.


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