ADVOCACY CENTER

Children’s Advocacy Center needs volunteers to greet children and their protective caregivers who come to the center because of abuse the children have endured. Times available are 5 to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and ongoing substitute positions.

Information: jennifert@cacsmithcounty.org.

HOSPICE OF EAST TEXAS

The Hospice of East Texas is looking for volunteers.

Information: www.hospiceofeasttexas.org; Kim Reel, 903-266-3496.

SALVATION ARMY

The Salvation Army has volunteer opportunities at the front desk, family store, soup kitchen and food pantry.

Information: www.ringbells.org; Aida Lacy, 903-570-9413.

HEART TO HEART HOSPICE

Heart to Heart Hospice is looking for caring individuals who enjoy spending time with people in need.

Information: Carrie Blackwell, 903-593-6619.

PATH

People Attempting To Help needs compassionate volunteers to help in the food pantry, greet clients and answer questions in reception, and help people choose services as a caseworker.

Information: 903-617-2817; volunteer@pathhelps.org.

CTMFHS

Christus Trinity Mother Frances Health System offers a variety of volunteer opportunities and shifts. Days and times are flexible.

Information: Annette Rios, annette.rios@tmfhc.org; www.tmfhc.org/volunteerapplication.

SMITH COUNTY

Smith County and the Smith County Sheriff’s Department have volunteer opportunities for filing, scanning and updating records and working with the McGruff Crime Dog program.

Information: Heather Stoner, volunteer coordinator, 903-590-2671; hstoner@smith-county.com.

THERAPET

Therapet is looking for volunteers with and without animals to help at facilities in the East Texas area. The next volunteer orientation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Therapet Training Center.

Information: 903-535- 2125; or info@therapet.org.

ETMC TYLER

East Texas Medical Center-Tyler needs volunteers to greet and direct visitors at a new information desk. Shifts are four hours, mostly sitting and using a simple computer database.

Information: Joyce Brown, 903-531-8199; jbbrown@ etmc.org.

ET CORNERSTONE

East Texas Cornerstone Assistance Network has volunteer opportunities for store clerks, meal assemblers, donation pick-up and more. Shifts are normally four hours, Monday through Friday.

Information: Becky, 903-597-5334; becky@etcornerstone.org.

For other volunteering opportunities, go to “Get Connected East Texas” at http://getconnected.uwtyler.org or email volunteer@pathhelps.org.

 
 

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