Become a Volunteer

There are many ways you can help to improve DeKalb’s health. Discover how you can get involved in ensuring safer, healthier and longer lives.

Volunteer opportunities
  • Working with community groups to promote wellness.
  • Assisting in a clinic or office.
  • Developing awareness campaigns.
  • Helping to strengthen emergency response and community resilience.
  • And . . . there are always new opportunities.
Benefits of volunteering
  • Helping to improve DeKalb’s health.
  • Accomplishing rewarding work.
  • Getting to know your community.
  • Acquiring knowledge, skills and experience.
  • Gaining exposure to the medical, public health and social service fields.
  • Your placement will be designed to meet your interests and schedule.
  • Opportunities are available mainly during weekdays.
  • There are both short-term and long-term opportunities.
  • Facilities are located throughout DeKalb County.
  • All facilities have free parking and are on MARTA.
  • Volunteers as young as 16 are welcome.
  • All applicants receive criminal background checks.
To apply, call 404-294-3700.