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Gracedale Nursing Home

Address: 2 Gracedale Avenue
Nazareth, PA 18064
Contact Person: Michael Colon, Coordinator of Volunteers
Phone: 610-746-5248
Email: mcolon@northamptoncounty.org
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Web Address: www.northamptoncounty.org

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Hours Open to CS Students Weekends, evenings, weekdays during school breaks
Number of students requested at least 10 daily summer weekdays
Minimum Age: 14
Description of Opportunities Escort residents to physical therapy, clinic or other appointments within the facility Assist with special events and activities for residents Special Projects as they come up
Minimum Time per Shift 2 hours
Dress Required: Uniform for Summer Junior Volunteer Program
Supervision Provided By: Michael Colon Dawn Arcury
Training/Orientation: Training provided by volunteer services and nursing department staff development instructors. TB testing requied (2-step Mantoux) & provided by facility.
Certificate of Insurance Received: 03/01/2017
  • This agency carries liability insurance covering students on site.: Yes
  • This agency participates in court ordered community service activities.: Yes
  • This agency requires Act 34 (criminal history) clearance for employes.: Yes
  • This agency requires Act 34 (criminal history) clearance for volunteers.:
  • This agency conducts events where alcohol may be served: No
            If Yes, signed Parental Waiver is required.
  • Additional Information: Court-ordered community service must be approved. Act 34 (criminal history) required for employees but not volunteers. Directions to Gracedale from Bethlehem...Take Route 191 North past K-Mart Shopping Center. Continue past Hecktown and village of Newburg. At blinking light, bear left (Route 946), proceed for approximately 2 miles. At the intersection of Route 248, turn right. Go one block turn left at Gracedale Avenue (signs are evident). Turn left onto property, left around circular drive to visitors parking lot. Use the Tower Entrance, take elevator to second floor, turn right. Large hallway is "Arcade" location of social events...Volunteer Services Office is all the way through arcade, then turn left, second door.

    Updated: 1/20/2017 2:38:40 PM