Category: Medical

Streetlight

Streetlight is a support program for young adults and adolescents who live with cystic fibrosis, sickle cell disease, cancer and various other life-threatening and chronic illnesses. Website Contact: streetlightapplication2017@gmail.com (***The application window is currently closed until March 1, 2017 for applicants

Posted in Medical

Shands at the University of Florida

Shands at the University of Florida is a private hospital that is not-for-profit. Website Contact: (352) 265-0360 What YOU can do to help: There is a wide variety of volunteer opportunities at Shands.

Posted in College Students, Kids 13 to 18, Medical, Working with Children, Working with Elderly

Haven Hospice

Haven Hospice is a not-for-profit organization that cares for people with life-limiting illnesses. Website Contact: 800-727-1889, volunteerservices@havenhospice.org Address: 4200 NW 90th Blvd, Gainesville, FL 32606 Hospice Attic Thrift Store: 300 NW 8th Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32609 What they do: The Haven Hospice

Posted in Kids 13 to 18, Medical

Florida Diabetes Camp

Florida Diabetes Camp helps children and youth with diabetes learn to handle their diabetes by sharing with adults who care and other children who have diabetes. Website Contact: Gary Cornwell, (352) 334-1321, volunteers@floridadiabetescamp.org, fccyd@floridadiabetescamp.org Address: P.O. Box 14136, Gainesville, FL,

Posted in College Students, Medical, Working Outdoors