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The 2018 VolunTeen Program is now closed. Applications are no longer being accepted.

VolunTeen Program - Summer 2018 Information

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The Northside Forsyth VolunTeen program offers an excellent educational opportunity for high school teens, ages of 16-18, with an interest in healthcare. Our comprehensive six-week program allows students to experience the total healthcare environment through volunteer service. Each VolunTeen participant is trained and supervised by either a Northside Hospital Forsyth Auxiliary member or a hospital staff member, and assigned to one department. Teens volunteer one day each week for a 4-hour shift and may attend two Lunch and Learn events offered during the summer session. Participants that successfully complete the summer program, by receiving a satisfactory competency from their assigned department and attend at least one Lunch and Learn event, are invited to participate in our fall and spring programs. These students may reapply each year for the summer program as well.

2018 Summer VolunTeen Program Dates:
June 11, 2018 – July 20, 2018

Application Requirements

Additional Information

Application Process & Timeline

Step 1: Complete the appropriate online application and all associated printed forms:

Step 2: Place the completed forms and sealed recommendation letters into a single large envelope to ensure all your materials stay together.

Step 3: Submit all completed forms by 3 p.m. on February 28, 2018.

All documents must be sent to Dianne Baker, VolunTeen Coordinator, by 3 p.m. on February 28, 2018 for consideration.

Northside Hospital Forsyth
Volunteer Services
ATTN: Dianne Baker
1200 Northside Drive
Cumming, GA 30041

Phone: 770-844-3390

Step 4: Once all documents are received, you will receive an email about scheduling an interview. Interview dates for new applicants are March 10 and March 17, 2018.

Step 5: Decision letters will be mailed on April 4. Acceptance Packets must be returned by April 30, 2018.

Step 6: Mandatory Orientation takes place on May 31, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., where you will receive your ID Badge and placement.

Step 7: VolunTeens report for work at their assigned shift beginning June 11, 2018.