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A Kid Again
9600 Montgomery Rd Lower Level, Suite 4
Cincinnati OH 45242

How do I get there? Car
Mission Statement: A Kid Again offers Hope Happiness and Healing to families raising a child with a life threatening illness. We give illness a Giant Time Out!
Volunteer Coordinator:
Kattie Dillenburg / / 513-232-5104
lunteer Tasks & Hours: Various Adventures for the families including a Holiday Party, Kings Island, Halloween party, Reds Game and more. Monthly volunteer meeting are held but not mandatory. Office help is also needed.  Help with fund raisers is needed. Time commitment is up to the individual volunteer.
Minimum Time Commitment: No Minimum

American Diabetes Association
4555 Lake Forest Drive Ste 396
Blue Ash, Ohio 45242

How do I get there: Drive
Mission Statement: to prevent and cure diabetes and improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
Volunteer Coordinator: Tifini Ray / / 513.759.9330
Volunteers Tasks & Hours: Administrative Support: Mon to Fri 8:30-5:00
Minimum Time Commitment: 1 hour per month

American Lung Association
4050 Executive Park Drive
Ste 402
Cincinnati, OH 45241         

How do I get there? Drive
Mission Statement: To save lives by improving lung health and prevent lung disease.
Volunteer Coordinator: Liza Aromas-Janosik / / 513-985-3990
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Answer phones M-F 9 to 4
Assemble packets and mailings M-F 9 to 4.
Minimum Time Commitment: 3 hours per month

Arden Courts of Kenwood
4580 East Galbraith Rd
Cincinnati OH 45236

How do I get there:  Car, Metro
Mission Statement:
We are a small assisted living community which specializes in dementia care.
Volunteer Coordinator:
Becky Borello / / 513-745-9600
Volunteer Tasks & Hours:
Monthly outings into the community, Yearly senior prom- dress up and come dance with our residents, Halloween trick or treat party, Holiday Party. Please call for more information regarding opportunities.
Minimum Time Commitment:
No Minimum

Brookdale Hospice
3801 East Galbraith Road
Cincinnati, OH 45236

How do I get there? Car, Metro
Mission Statement:  Enriching the lives of those we serve with compassion, respect, excellence, and integrity.
Volunteer Coordinator: Julia Hedges / / 513-600-4463
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Companionship visits (discussions, reading aloud, manicures, reminiscing, sharing jokes/stories, spiritual discussions), musical visits, pet visits, errand and transportation volunteers
Minimum time commitment: 1 hour per week

The Cancer Support Community
4918 Cooper Road
Cincinnati, OH 45242

How do I get there? Drive
Mission Statement: To help people affected by cancer enhance their health and well-being through participation in a professional program of emotional support, education, and hope.
Volunteer Coordinator: Anna Bianco / / 513-791-4060
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Answer Phones @ Blue Ash Office Mon 9-12 or Fri 9-3. Answer phones @ Northern KY office - Mon 12:30-3:00 or Thurs 5:00 - 7:00
Minimum time commitment: 3 hours per month

The Christ Hospital
2139 Auburn Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45219

How do I get there? Drive, Metro, Walk
Mission Statement: Improve the health of our community and create patient value by providing exceptional outcomes, affordable care, and the finest experiences.
Volunteer Coordinator: Ashley Clos / / 513-585-2245
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Information desks/greeter (can do homework); Surgical Lounges/Emergency Department Concierge; Clinical Setting (no medical experience needed); Patient Representatives; all Mon-Sun 8:00-8:00
Minimum Time Commitment: 4 hours per week

Cincinnati Squash Academy
1308 Race Street
Cincinnati OH 45202

How do I get there: Bike, Car, Metro 46 and 78
Mission Statement:
The Cincinnati Squash Academy is a non-profit organization overlooking Washington Park in OTR. Our program kicks off this fall with our first class of student-athletes. We will be serving 4th, 5th, and 7th graders in our first year. We are currently putting together a team of volunteers who are looking for a fun and active way to help our community. Volunteering opportunities are available for both the fall athletic and academic sessions. Please feel free to visit our website, or call 347-510-4555 for more information.
Volunteer Coordinator:
Vir Seth / / 347-510-4555
Volunteer Tasks & Hours:
Monday- Friday from 230pm-430pm, and from 430pm-630pm  Help is needed for the athletic and/or academic sessions. No Minimum
Minimum Time Commitment:
No Minimum

Crossroads Hospice
4360 Glendale Milford Road

How do I get there? Drive
Mission Statement: We provide highly competent, comprehensive, and compassionate hospice services to persons and their family members experiencing a life-limiting illness. Our Nurses, volunteers, Social Workers, Hospice Aids, Chaplains, and Bereavement Coordinators work to provide support and dignified care to each and every one of our patients in their last stages of life, so they may live as comfortable as possible. 
Volunteer Coordinator: Gretchen Eagle / / 513-786-3747
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Companion Volunteer. Gift of a Day Volunteer. Pet Therapy Volunteer. Internships M-F 8:30-5:00
Minimum time commitment required: 2x per month

UCHealth/Drake Center
151 W. Galbraith Rd
Cincinnati, Ohio 45216

How do I get there? Drive, Bus
Mission Statement: The Drake Mission is to Rebuild Lives by:  Providing life-changing, patient-centered medical care.  Driving innovation through groundbreaking research   Educating and inspiring the next generation of healthcare professionals.
Volunteer Coordinator: Wendy Morton-Green / / 513-418-2522
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Clerical/Computer Tasks anytime Monday - Friday 10:00a -5:00pm  Greeter/Receptionist - Monday - Friday 10:00a -  5:00pm  Working with Residents anytime Monday -Friday 10:00 - 5:00pm. For every four hours of work you get a free meal.  Drake is a great place to volunteer with wonderful staff, residents and patients
Minimum Time: 3 hours, per week

Evercare Hospice
9050 Centre Pointe Drive
West Chester, Ohio 45069

How do I get there? Drive
Mission Statement: to provide compassionate, individualized end of life services to patient's and families.
Volunteer Coordinator: Tammy Rasey / / 513-304-2137
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Visit Hospice Patients: Flexible
Minimum Time Commitment: 1 hour per week

GIVEHOPE Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund
8366 Princeton Glendale Road
West Chester, OH 45069

How do I get there? Drive, Bus, Walk
Mission Statement: GIVEHOPE is an all-volunteer organization supporting local cancer patients, their families and local researchers.  The funds are held at the Community Foundation West Chester Liberty with 25% of all donations endowed for future research.  In our first 4 years in conjunction with our corporate partner BSI Engineering over $150,000 has been raised for pancreatic cancer research and awareness.     The GIVEHOPE Fund was founded in December of 2010 to raise funds to benefit Pancreatic Cancer Research, Education, Prevention, and Awareness Programs with preference given to the Greater Cincinnati area. In addition to supporting cancer research, funds may be used to increase community awareness; The 5 year survival rate for pancreatic cancer currently is 6%, unchanged for 30 years.
Volunteer Coordinator: Susan Pavlech /
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Social Media help with Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.  Website development and updating  Poster / Flyer design
Minimum Time: No minimum

Good Samaritan Hospital
375 Dixmyth Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45220

How do I get there? Walk, Bike, Drive, Metro
Mission Statement:
We are the largest and oldest private teaching hospital in Cincinnati. The mission of TriHealth is to improve the health status of the people we serve. We pursue our mission by providing a full range of health related services, including prevention, wellness and education. Care is provided with compassion consistent with the values of our organization. TriHealth will set the pace as a health care operating company serving one in four people in the TriState with the best quality, service and value in health services delivered through our acute care, ambulatory and physician network.
Volunteer Coordinator:
Rev. Lisa Bryan / / 513-862-2368
Volunteer Tasks and Hours
: We have a wealth of opportunities for weekly, bi-weekly and monthly volunteer experiences. For Pre-med and nursing students we strive to create assignments that give each student the ability to interact with patients and work in tandem with health care professions. Positions and days and times are flexible. Here are some ideas: - NICU Baby Cuddlers - Pre-Surgical and Post Surgical Area - Cardiac Cath Lab - Outpatient Cancer Care - Nutrition Services - Nursing Floor Volunteers - Patient Education Rounding - Surgery Desk - Patients and Family Guide and Liaison - Lab - Social Work - Fall Prevention Communication - Musicians and Choral Groups - Art and Creative Groups There are many more opportunities.
Minimum Time Commitment: 5+ hours per month

Grace Hospice
2100 Sherman Ave
Norwood OH 45212

How do I get there:  Bike, Car, Metro 51 & 4
Mission Statement:
For each employee to treat every patient as their own treasured loved one, providing care that affords a quality of life that outweighs quantity of days, and supports caregivers as their hearts find healing.
Volunteer Coordinator:
Shelby Duncan / / 513-458-5545
Volunteer Tasks & Hours:
Visiting Hospice patients Sunday - Saturday, spending quality time with the terminally ill (reading, watching TV, talking), working in the Hospice office Monday - Friday  Calling Patients and their Caregivers for "Tuck In" calls Thursdays 12 - 3 p
Minimum Time Commitment:
4 hours per month

Heartland Hospice
3800 Red Bank Road, Suite D
Cincinnati, Ohio 45227

How do I get there? Drive
Mission Statement: To enrich the lives of our patients and the people who love them by blending advanced medical care with a compassionate touch.
Volunteer Coordinator: Amber Long / / 513-831-5800
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Visiting with patients- Schedule flexible. We are not a non profit, but provide a great opportunity to volunteer in the community. Our patients are in facilities across the Cincinnati area.
Minimum Time: 2 hours, per week

Hospice of the Bluegrass
7388 Turfway Road
Florence, KY 41072

How do I get there? Drive, Bus
Mission Statement: We are a mission driven organization, dedicated to providing the highest interdisciplinary palliative care to all we serve.  In addition to supporting patients and families, we collaborate with partners as leaders in palliative car, provide opportunities for the community to share time, talent, and support. We support staff/volunteers in a creative climate where they find meaning and do their best work.   
Volunteer Coordinator: Kimberly Heestand, CVA / / 859-441-6332
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Friendly visitors needed to get direct patient care volunteer experience and we offer customizable volunteer opportunities to help you grow
Minimum Time: No minimum

Hyde Park Health Center
4001 Rosslyn Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45209

How do I get there? Drive, Bus
Mission Statement: For over 50 years, Hyde Park Health Center has proudly served our senior care community by providing individualized nursing services and personalized care. Today, we continue to build on this legacy of experience and quality while upholding the timeless values of dignity, integrity, compassion and quality of life.
Volunteer Coordinator:  Sarah Ostrow / / 513-272-5573
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Wii- Fridays 3:00-4 or 430, run the Wii and help assisted living residents play golf etc. This activity is during a non-alcohol happy hour where the residents need someone to do an activity such as Wii. Open to ideas for other activities during the time.   Bingo Saturdays - flexible time. Run Bingo on assisted living memory support unit with 18 residents.   Also looking for volunteers to help with other activities, start new activities with very flexible times. Great opportunity for students in long term care major.
Minimum Time: No minimum

311 Straight Street
Cincinnati, OH 45219

How do I get there? Drive
Mission Statement: ITNGC provides transportation service for seniors (60+) and visually impaired adults. Transportation is door-through-door, arm-through-arm, go where you want to go when you want to go for members.
Volunteer Coordinator: Nancy Schuster / / 513-559-2856
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Rides provided 24/7, but highest demand is M-F 9-4
Minimum time commitment: 3 hours per month.

The LAM Foundation
4015 Executive Park Drive
Cincinnati, Ohio 45241

How do I get there? Drive
Mission Statement: The LAM Foundation urgently seeks safe and effective treatments, and ultimately a cure, for lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) through advocacy and the funding of promising research.
Volunteer Coordinator: Kerri Morgan-Brynes / / 513-777-6889
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Administrative help: Mon thru Fri 9-5
Minimum Time Commitment: 1 hour per week

Little Brothers-Friends of the Elderly
5530 Colerain Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45239

How do I get there? Drive, Bus (Route 19)
Mission Statement: Little Brothers-Friends of the Elderly is a non-profit organization committed to relieving isolation and loneliness among the elderly.  We offer to people of good will the opportunity to join the elderly in friendship and the celebration of life.  We offer our elderly friends opportunities to create new friendships and relationships.  Through volunteer visits, holiday & birthday parties, art classes, and social outings, our elders are reconnected to the community and other elders.  Our motto of "Flowers Before Bread" expresses our believe that love, dignity, and beauty in life are as basic as physical needs.
Volunteer Coordinator: Cathy Rolfes / / 513-467-0404
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Visiting Volunteers-visit 1 special elderly friend 2 times per month, hours are flexible  Social Events Volunteers-help with outings, art classes, movie nights scheduled throughout the year.  Holiday and Birthday Volunteers-Visit an elderly person in their home on their birthday or major holiday delivering a hot meal and goodies.  Meal preparation or transporation providers-needed to help prepare lunch or drive elderly on 3rd Thursday of each month 11:00 a.m.-2:00  / m. OR to movie night the last Tuesday of each month 6:30 - 9:30  / m.  Many volunteer opportunities available offering flexibility. 
Minimum Time: No minimum

Queen City Hospice & Palliative Care
4055 Executive Park Drive, Suite 240
Cincinnati, OH 45241 or

How do I get there? Drive, Bus
Mission Statement: To provide physical, emotional, and spiritual comfort for those experiencing a life limiting illness, wherever they call home.
Volunteer Coordinator:
Michael Noyola-Izquierdo / / 513-510-4406
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Visiting patients once a week or more if the volunteer can do more, Times are flexible.  Helping out in our office, once a week or more if the volunteer can do more. Times are flexible.
Minimum time commitment: 1 hour per week

Ronald McDonald House
350 Erkenbrecher Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45229

How do I get there? Walk, Bike, Drive, Bus
Mission Statement: Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Cincinnati provides a supportive “home away from home” for families and their children, who are receiving medical treatment at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center or other area hospitals, regardless of their ability to pay. Ronald McDonald House Charities also awards grants to local not-for-profit organizations serving children through a portion of donations from McDonald's customers and Global Ronald McDonald House Charities' matching funds.
Volunteer Coordinator:  Lisa Davis / / 513-636-2760
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Be a Host of the House - daily opportunities 4-8.
Minimum Time: 4 hours per month

Scarlet Oaks Retirement Community
440 Lafayette
Cincinnati, Ohio 45220

How do I get there: Walk, Bike, Car
Mission Statement:
Our mission to provide quality health care and quality of life to the elderly and disabled individuals we serve.
Volunteer Coordinator:
Jacqueline Parrott / / 513-475-4322
Volunteer Tasks & Hours:
Working with residents (visiting one on one) 1-2 hours week. Flexible times and weekends.  Providing Bible Study services Tuesdays 6pm.  Assisting with daily activities. Flexible.  Providing musical entertainment. Flexible.   Assisting with clerical tasks. Flexible.
Minimum Time Commitment:
1 hour per week

Sycamore Senior Center
4455 Carver Woods Drive
Cincinnati, Ohio 45242

How do I get there? Drive
Mission Statement: to allow older adults to live their lives with independence and dignity for as long as possible in their own homes. Volunteer Coordinator: Cynthia Holloway / / 513-954-1234
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Meals on Wheels Volunteer: 10:15-1:00. Help Seniors Grocery Shop: Flexible. Answer Phones: 9-4. Office Help: 8-4
Minimum Time Commitment:  1 hour per month

Village Life Outreach Project
3306 Ruther Ave
Cincinnati, Ohio 45220

How do I get there? Walk, Bike, Drive
Mission Statement: To unite communities to promote Life, Health and Education.
Volunteer Coordinator: Rachel Vakerics / / 513-584-8614
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Varies. Working at various functions and attending meetings.
Minimum Time Commitment: 1 hour per month

Wesley Community Services
2091 Radcliff Drive
Cincinnati, Ohio 45204

How do I get there? Bike, Drive
Mission Statement: We Care for Seniors
Volunteer Coordinator: Tyisha Short / / 513-661-2777
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Distribution Center Assistant- M-F 8 to 12. Snow Meals/Pumpkin Pies M-F 8-4. Marketing Volunteer M-F 8-4
Minimum Time Commitment: 2 hours per week

Wood Hudson Cancer Research Laboratory
931 Isabella Street

How do I get there? Drive
Mission Statement: is a professional, independent, not-for-profit, publicly supported, research institute dedicated to the discovery of new knowledge regarding the causes, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of cancer.
Volunteer Coordinator: Jared Queen / / 859-581-7249
Volunteer Tasks & Hours: Work in labs & perform statistical analysis. Mon-Fri 8am -6pm
Minimum time commitment: 2-4 hours/week.