Community News May 13, 2015

Adena Volunteers Needed

Adena Health System is looking for outgoing, dependable and friendly people interested in volunteering at Adena Medical Center in Chillicothe.

While we are always looking for volunteers in a variety of roles, we are currently in need of help in the gift shop and with patient transport.

Patient discharge volunteers help transport patients from their room to their vehicle when they are discharged from the hospital. Volunteers must be able to push an adult in a wheelchair.  The service hours are Monday-Friday 8 a.m. – Noon or Noon- 4 p.m.

Adena is also looking for volunteers to work in the Sugarloaf Gift Shop. The gift shop is open from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and there are three daily shifts. The gift shop is open Noon to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, with two shifts per day. 

Proceeds from the gift shop are donated back to the Adena Health Foundation for specific projects or services that benefit the patients of Adena Health System.   

All volunteers must be at least 14 years old and willing to volunteer at least four hours a month.

If interested in volunteering or learning more about Adena’s volunteer program, please call 740-779-7927 or visit