VolunTeen Program

Information and Timeline for the 2017 VolunTeen Summer Program

  • The VolunTeen Program is for teenagers between the ages of 16 and 18 years of age and currently enrolled in high school.
  • Teens must be 16 years of age by January 1, 2016.
  • VolunTeens will be scheduled for one 4-hour shift (either in the morning or in the afternoon) one day a week.
  • To receive full credit, the teens must volunteer the entire four hour shift and must have only one excused absence during the 6-week period.
  • All participants must attend the one mandatory Orientation scheduled for June 9.
  • No absences will be allowed the first week of the program.
  • All participants must attend at least one Lunch and Learn.

Important Dates:

January 2 - Applications available for both new applicants and returning teens
February 28 - Deadline date for submitting an application for the summer program
March 18th or 25th - Interview dates for new applicants
April 5th - Acceptance/Non-acceptance letters to be mailed to all applicants
April 26th - Acceptance packet due
June 6th - Mandatory Orientation for new and returning teens
June 12th - Summer Session begins
June 29th - Lunch and Learn (reservations required)
July 4th - Holiday (teens do not volunteer on this day)
July 7th - Lunch and Learn (reservations required)
July 21st - Summer program ends. All badges and code cards must be turned in at the end of your last shift
August 14th - Participation letters with hours and invitations for the year-found program are mailed to teens fulfilling the summer program requirements.
September 18th - Fall session begins for teens meeting requirements for year round program
October 27th - Fall session ends

Download and complete the VolunTeen Application.

For more information, contact:
Dianne Baker
VolunTeen Coordinator
Northside Hospital-Forsyth Auxiliary
(770) 844-3390


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