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Ozanam Hall Nursing Home




Ozanam Hall Nursing Home (Dementia and Alzheimer’ Unit)


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 O’Donovan                                                                  



Nature and Purpose of Agency

Volunteers at Ozanam Hall perform many valuable services and give of themselves in numerous ways to better the quality of life for our residents, both physically and spiritually.


Tasks Available for Students

Visiting residents to lend friendship and compassion; Assisting with various activity programs; Accompanying residents on outings; Transporting residents to activities (Mass, rehab, patio visits, etc.); Assist residents with feeding through our Loving Spoonful Program; Assist visually impaired residents by distributing and reading mail; Teaching computer skills to residents; Participate in Music Therapy with residents; and assist staff with light clerical work.


Time Requirements

Monday – Sunday   8am – 6pm

Evening hours available


Student Awareness/Special Instructions
Orientation is given on Tuesdays at 3:30 from the second week in September until the end of June, or 2:00 during the summer months of July and August.   

<>1.    <>Students must complete an application (available at the security desk) and bring it to the Clinic Office on the 2nd Floor along with your Certificate of immunization(s), specifically Measles, Mumps and Rubella.  You must have a recent PPD (tuberculosis test) bring results of your PPD, or we offer the test at our Clinic (2nd Fl.) Students medical information can be found in the Health Office in DaSilva.


<>2.    <>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


<>3.    <>Complete the Health Assessment form at the Clinic on the 2nd Floor.  The Clinic (2nd floor) is open to volunteers:  Tues, 8:30 to 12:00, 1:00 to 3:30


<>4.    <>Review the Orientation Packet you receive from the Development Office (on C) and attend the mandatory orientation. 

Students must be dressed in business casual clothing. NO JEANS or SNEAKERS. Volunteers will receive on-site training. Students must be informed that there is to be NO FOOD and NO FLUIDS given to any resident at any time. Also, if students are not sure of any situation at anytime during the visit to reach out to the nurse or administrator at the home

Agency Directions

Public Transportation

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


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