Local Service Providers
Service Contact Description Days/Times etc.
Toccoa Soup Kitchen Gary Lance
gjlance@windstream.net
706-886-8341
We provide hot, well-balanced lunches for the hungry 3 times a week. Volunteers help cook, serve the meals, wash dishes, clean up and help organize food donations. Opportunities to mingle during lunch time- many clients are seeking help and need encouragement and prayer. Opportunity to serve on Mon., Wed. and Sat. from 9am to 12:30pm.Music ministry during lunch is something we would like to provide. So, if you play the piano or can lead singing- you would be a huge asset to the Soup Kitchen.
Stephens County Hospital Kim Bailey
kbailey@stephens
countyhospital.com
706-282-4257
Volunteering in various capacities within the hospital such as: working in the gift shop, working in the information booth, assisting in directing guests and relaying information to patients. Background check will be completed on volunteer at the hospital’s expense. Would like to schedule for 4 hour blocks at a time if possible.
Toccoa-Stephens County Literacy Council Toccoaliteracycouncil@
gmail.com
706-282-5171
Volunteers are involved with: Adult tutoring- Reading, math and writing. Assist disabled clients with computer activities. Open Tues-Thurs. 10-4pm. Need basic computer skills.
Clary Wilkinson Center Martha McFarland
706-491-0264
Volunteers visit with the elderly living in the center and assist in special activities such as Bingo. Flexible hours.
Heritage Healthcare of Toccoa Pat Edge, Activities Director
pedge@uhs-pruitt.com
706-886-8491
Visiting elderly residents. Helping with activities and parties. Open 7:30am-7pm. Must fill out paperwork  to volunteer. Especially looking for volunteers who would be able to share musical talents.
Meals on Wheels Debbie Woody
ashldeb@yahoo.com
706-886-4740
Volunteers deliver meals to elderly and disabled within the Toccoa community. Must have transportation. Flexible hours.
Circle of Hope Ginger Tanner
706-778-5151 ext. 28
This ministry provides services for victims of domestic violence. Volunteers do clerical work.
Pond Street Bread Ministry Tod Bethea
678-897-7307
The main focus of this ministry is relationship building with people in the Pond Street public housing neighborhood. It involves setting up for the food distribution, talking with people of the community as they come in and helping with clean-up. Monday 5:30-7:30 In Toccoa. While this ministry has a behind the scenes component, it is highly relational and offers opportunities for evangelism. This is a ministry of Campus Community Church.
Salvation Army of Toccoa Ruth Kenyon
Ruth_kenyon@uss.
Salvationarmy.org
706-886-5293
Looking for volunteers to assist in a variety of services. From children after school programs to weekly meals for seniors. Also serve the homeless of Toccoa. The church is looking for volunteer musicians, help with bible study and creative arts. Ministry opportunities on Sunday and Tuesday.