Saint Louis University Community Partner Profile
 
Organization Name: Center for Hearing and Speech
Contact Person:

Martha Coleman

Address: 9835 Manchester Rd.
Phone Number: (314) 968-4710
Email Address: colemanm@chsstl.org
Website: www.hearing-speechstlouis.org
Category: Healthcare
Internships Available?: No
Transportation Needed?: Yes, but SLU student volunteer carpool
 

Mission Statement/Objectives:

 

The Center for Hearing & Speech improves the quality of life for individuals with hearing and speech disorders by providing caring and high quality services to individuals regardless of their ability to pay.

 

Service Opportunities:

 
  • Audiology Volunteer: Check in donated hearing aids, drop off packages, make phone calls for hearing aid pick-ups, sanitize hearing booths, client filing.
  • Community Outreach Volunteer: Greet clients at special events, work booths at fairs, help prepare and disseminate mailings
  • Speech/Language Dept. Volunteer: Put together activities for therapy sessions, copy materials, create handouts, etc.
  • Clinic Secretary Aid: Support clinic secretary, organize charts, help with client check-in, make appointment reminder calls.
  • Industrial Assistant Volunteer: Assist at various fairs and clinics, helping with equipment, conducting hearing tests, distributing information, etc.
  • School Screening Dept. Aid: Assist with hearing screenings in schools.
 
Days/Times:  
  • Audiology Volunteer: Mondays-Fridays, anytime 9am-4:30pm
  • Community Outreach Volunteer: Varies - very flexible
  • Speech/Language Dept. Volunteer: Mondays-Fridays, anytime 9am-4:30pm
  • Clinic Secretary Aid: Mondays-Fridays, anytime 8:30am-4:30pm
  • Industrial Assistant Volunteer: Varies - flexible, with weekends.
  • School Screening Dept. Aid: Mondays-Fridays, anytime 9am-5pm
 

Volunteer Pre-Requisites:

 
- Application
- Orientation
 
Directions from SLU: