Volunteer with Us
You can help us provide the best possible care for patients and residents by putting your skills to good use. We welcome volunteers at all of our Optalis communities. It’s a very rewarding experience for you as the volunteer and those who benefit from your time and talents.
We have locations throughout Columbus and the central Ohio area, including Canal Winchester, Hilliard, Grove City, and Circleville, making it easy for you to find a place to volunteer in a community close to your home as your heart.
At The MacIntosh Company, we offer many avenues for you to be involved. Below you will find a list of ways in which you can serve. We thank you in advance for your interest in our volunteer program.
Patient Care Volunteer
Talk with patients, attend to their requests such as retrieving pillows, blankets, ice, meal delivery and pick up trays, greet and guide visitors, and deliver flowers. Assist nursing staff where needed. Must be 18 years old. Health Assessment required.
Rehabilitation Therapy Volunteer
Guide patients to and from their therapy appointments. Assist therapy staff where needed.
Customer Service/Information Desk Greeter
Greet visitors as they enter the building and escort visitors to where they need to go. Locate wheelchairs when needed. Customer service skills and professional appearance are required.
Activity Department Assistant
Assist the activity department with daily activities, including crafts, chair exercises, games, celebrations, etc.
Make music for patients, residents, and visitors. Play instruments and sing.
Volunteer Administrative Assistant
Perform administrative tasks such as copying, filing, data processing, and directing patients and their families throughout the center.
Visit patients with your dog in pre-approved areas. Must adhere to our Pet Policy.
Teen Volunteer (Volunteen)
Students 15 years old and above can apply to volunteer with similar responsibilities as adult volunteers.