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Morgan County - Volunteer Opportunities

If you are a nonprofit organization or agency involved in charity work and wish to be added to this list, contact John Brown at

Organization: Contact: Organizational Needs:

Amedisys Hospice 
665 Highway 68 Suite B
Sweetwater, TN 37874

Martha Dodge, Volunteer Coordinator
(423) 435-2226

We are a hospice agency operating in all nine counties of RSCC's service area. We work with service learning programs to provide students with opportunities to get out of their confort zone, and use their gifts to help others. We won the DEYTA Honors Elite Award in 2014 and 2015.

Some volunteer opportunities include:

 * Visiting patients to provide companionship – at home, in a nursing home or assisted living.
 * Bereavement services, visits and projects with families after the death of a loved one.
 * Providing music or other entertainment choices for a patient.
 * Spiritual support and interaction – scripture, music, prayer, devotions or other activities.
 * Photographic projects – DVD’s or picture’s.
 * Veteran to Veteran Volunteers
 * Recording life stories or writing life stories for patients to be given to the families.
 * Oral history projects.
 * Craft Projects with patients or for patients (woodworking, quilting, sewing, knitting, crochet…)
 * Helping plan celebrations – birthday, anniversary, family reunions, memorial services…
 * Community education and outreach. Health Fairs, Helping facilitate Support Groups.
 * Translation or interaction with a person whose native language is not English.
 * Opportunities to use sign language to communicate with someone who is unable to hear.
 * Reading to patients who have poor vision or no vision.
 * Games and other activities with patients. 
 * Handyman or woman projects.
 * Writing letters and other correspondence for patients.
 * Scrapbooking and memory books.
 * Specialized projects for patients with Dementia and Alzheimer’s
* Art projects for patients and families.
 * Errands, caregiver respite and caregiver support.

Avalon Hospice
645 S Main St, Suite 102
Crossville, TN 38555

Elisa Duncan, MSW
Medical Social Worker/Volunteer Coordinator

*Become a Hospice Volunteer - You Belong Here
If you are searching for a way to make a difference in the lives of others, you belong here. Hospice volunteers are a valuable part of our care team. Based on your interests and preferences, receive specific volunteer training to help improve the quality of life for others.

From providing companionship virtually, to running errands, and from assisting with administrative duties to creating gifts for patients and their families, one of our volunteer coordinators will help you discover the best fit for you.

Hold a hand, share a story
Send a card
Listen, read, or sing
Make gifts for patients
Run errands or perform light housekeeping
Share flowers, bake, or garden
Administrative office support
Make phone calls
Attend community events

Our agencies offer veteran-to-veteran opportunities and participate in the national We Honor Veterans programs.

We provide care all over the local area. As a volunteer, you can choose where, when and how to give your time!

For more information, please contact us. We serve Cumberland County, Fentress County, Morgan County, Bledsoe County and Rhea County.

CASA of the 9th Judicial District
PO Box 541
Kingston, TN 37763

Sherri Hundley, CASA of the TN Valley Executive Director

CASA's mission is to provide a powerful voice for abused and neglected children by advocating for each child, within the court's jurisdiction, by recruiting, training, and supervising volunteers in order to ensure safety, permanency and an opportunity to thrive.

CASA needs eager volunteers, who are open, willing to learn, and enjoy being with people and serving the public. Volunteers are needed to work the hospitality desk, interact with volunteers, design marketing strategies, enter data, create literature and handouts, and manage social media (including Facebook).

Caris Healthcare
501 Adesa Blvd, Suite 130
Lenoir City, 37771

Diana Puckett, Family Services Coordinator
(865) 694-4848

Caris Healthcare Volunteers make a difference in the lives of Hospice patients and families. Caris needs volunteers in the following areas:

1) Patient and family care volunteers: provide support in the final moments of life, reading and writing letters for the patient, help with Legacy projects such as "Hands of Grace" and scrapbooking, spiritual care and prayer, and bereavement care.

2) Administrative volunteers: work in each local Caris office completing tasks such as filing, making and answering phone calls, or assisting the Volunteer Coordinator.

3) Special project and event volunteers: offer your own talents, expertise, and gifts to patients and families without committing to patient and family contact. For example: Threads of Grace Volunteers make blankets, stuffed animals and other items for comfort of the patient; Youth and Children's groups make crafts or provide acts of service in community such as mowing lawns; clowning or singing groups, memorial services, and health fairs.

Morgan Scott Project
1022 Old Deer Lodge Pike
PO Box 8
Deer Lodge, TN 37726

Crystal Tompkins
(423) 965-3131
(423) 965-5118

The Morgan Scott Project's mission is to provide a common cooperative base for churches, agencies, and individuals to identify the problems of and provide the solutions for people in peril in Morgan and Scott Counties.

We are looking for volunteers to help with work groups, taking pictures and sharing the stories of those we help, and to help with accounting. 

Store House Ministries
710 Main Street
Wartburg, TN 37887

Mary Simpson
(423) 346-5267
(423) 956-1488

Our goal is to show our clients Jesus without even saying his name. We are looking for volunteers to help with loading food boxes and carrying food boxes to clients' cars.

University of Tennessee Medical Center Hospice Services
4435 Valley View Dr NE
Suite 104
Knoxville, TN 37917


Ginger Maples, Volunteer Coordinator
888-372-4114 (Toll free)

We cover 11 counties which includes Scott, Morgan, and Campbell. We desperately need volunteers in these areas for our patients. We have several volunteer opportunities ranging from patient companionship, caregiver relief, individuals to run errands, provide light housekeeping, meal prep, home repairs, and providing administrative duties for our office. We also have specialized programs in which to volunteer through We Honor Veterans, Pet Peace of Mind, G.I.F.T. (Grace In Final Transition) and Chart of Life. Volunteers would be serving patients in their home counties.




John N Brown • (865) 354-3000 ext. 5050 • Click name for email address

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