A.G. Rhodes Health & Rehab

Generation Connect Service Camp

Generation Connect is a program that promotes intergenerational relationships between youth and elders. In June 2019, Generation Connect held an inaugural Service Camp, a week-long educational and fun opportunity where teens engaged in meaningful volunteer projects and learned important life skills. Watch a video recap of the week-long camp.

Selected teens:

  • Volunteered in direct service at A.G. Rhodes of Cobb, a nursing home in Marietta.
  • Earned service hours towards graduation or club requirements.
  • Gained leadership skills through volunteer management and advocacy.
  • Engaged in meaningful activities that will enhance a college application.
  • Learned about various careers in health care, and worked alongside industry experts.
  • Made new friends and had fun!

Application & Requirements

  • Rising ninth through twelfth graders are eligible to apply.
  • Teens must be available for the duration of the camp.
  • Teens who are 18 years old must also complete and pass a criminal background check.
  • Check back in the Spring of 2020 for more camp details and the application.

Questions?

Contact Kim Beasley, Director of Volunteer Services & Community Engagement, at volunteer@agrhodes.org or 404-245-4111.

 

Generation Connect is a program partnership between A.G. Rhodes Health & Rehab, a nonprofit nursing home provider, and Pebble Tossers Inc., a nonprofit youth service organization and family volunteering resource.