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    Phone:    (540) 375-4200
    Toll Free: (800) 451-5544 
                (Richmond Office)

    Street Address:
    5525 Catawba Hospital Drive
    Catawba, Virginia 24070

    Mailing Address:
    Catawba Hospital
    P.O. Box 200
    Catawba, Virginia 24070-0200

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Catawba Hospital Volunteer Services

Find new experiences and challenging opportunities as a volunteer at Catawba State Hospital, a psychiatric hospital serving adult and geriatric patients. The hospital is located in a rural setting near Roanoke, Virginia. Individual and group volunteers are encouraged to contact us by e-mail or phone (540) 375-4309 for an interview to explore ways you can share your talents with others.

Volunteer Opportunities Include

The following positions are currently available. Please contact Summer Matics at (540) 375-4309 for more information.  

Artist who can help patients develop their artistic skills. Work in a supervised setting with patients who have an interest in drawing and painting. We will supply materials. Hours can be set to suit volunteer needs.

Data entry person who can work in the hospital library entering holdings into Access database. Ability to type is all that is needed. No patient contact. Hours can be set to suit volunteer needs.

Letter Writing and Socializing volunteers with an interest in assisting patients with letter writing and socializing. You may have a rewarding experience at Catawba Hospital by interacting with patients who are preparing to return to the community.

Musician who can teach patients who have some musical ability to play piano or other instrument. Work in supervised setting. Hours can be set to suit volunteer needs.

Special events volunteer who can accompany patients to special events that are held on Wednesdays or Saturdays in the hospital.

Volunteer Services Department Contact

Phone: (540) 375-4309
FAX: (540) 375-4348

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