Ozanam Hall Nursing Home



Ozanam Hall Nursing Home

42-41 201st Street

Bayside, NY 11361                                                                            


For this site please contact the site supervisor listed below to schedule your service.  Be sure to register your hours in GivePulse once complete.


Agency Contact

Gail D. O'Donovan                                                                




Nature and Purpose of Agency

Compassionate care of the elderly


Tasks Available for Students

Visiting residents to lend friendship and compassion; assisting with various activity programs; Transporting residents to activities (Mass, rehab, patio visits Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy) Assist visually impaired residents by reading mail.  Volunteers at Ozanam Hall perform many valuable services, to support the efforts of the staff, insure the quality of life for our residents, physically, mentally and spiritually


Time Requirements

Monday – Sunday       8:30am – 6pm

6:00 pm – Tuesday & Friday (help out in Activity program)


Student Awareness/Special Instructions

Ozanam Nursing requires a student to read and sign an Orientation Packet. Please come to Lourdes Hall to pick up an Orientation Packet.  You will need it before you go to the nursing home. 


Students must be dressed in business casual clothing.  NO JEANS, LEGGINGS, HOOP EARRINGS, OPEN TOED SHOES.  Volunteers will receive on-site training.  Students must be informed that there is to be NO FOOD / NO FLUIDS given to any resident at any time. Also, if students are not sure of any situation at any time during the visit to reach out to the nurse or Administrator at the home


Lastly, NYS Department of Health has implemented that every volunteer must get the flu vaccination.  Documentation of vaccination must include the name and address of the individual who ordered or administered the vaccine and the date of vaccination.  This must be given to the nursing home before starting service.  In addition, students will need a copy of their medical records with an updated TB/PPD shot.  Students may pick up their medical records at the Health Office in DaSilva Hall, free of charge.


Agency Directions

Public Transportation – Q46 Bus on Union Turnpike to Francis Lewis Blvd,  Q76  north to Northern Blvd. one block east to 201st Street 

Q31 - Utopia Pkwy - Bell Bl - Direction: Bayside 27 Av F Lewis Bl Arrive 47 AV at FRANCIS LEWIS BL. Walk to 42-41 201st St


Driving Directions

Head northwest on St Johns University toward Union Turnpike Turn right at Union Turnpike Turn left at Francis Lewis Blvd Turn right at 43rd Ave Turn left at 201st St Destination will be on the right                   

Updated 6/27/19 DM



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