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VUMC in the Community

Clothes Closet needs coats, jackets, other clothes for patients

By Wayne Wood

Volunteer project helps people by providing clothes and a warm coat

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VUMC in the Community

Clothes Closet in need of donations of new items

By Wayne Wood

Due to COVID-19, used items are no longer accepted, but the need to help patients continues

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Patient Spotlight

Patients and families benefit from new activity book — and the volunteer who brings it

By Kelsey Herbers

Puzzles, mazes, coloring pages and other fun help pass the time

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Patient Spotlight

In 1994, Harold “Scottie” Scott’s HIV-positive status was covered on the local news. He has been an educator ever since.

By Kelsey Herbers

Now, 25 years after his announcement, Scott’s mission remains the same: to educate others on the history of HIV, dispel myths and break down stigma.

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VUMC in the Community

VUMC Clothes Closet in need of men’s clothes, coats, shoes

By Wayne Wood

Volunteer endeavor provides patients with a warm coat or clothes to wear home from the hospital

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VUMC in the Community

Coats, mittens, gloves among items most needed at VUMC Clothes Closet

By Wayne Wood

During cold weather, people need warm clothes

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VUMC in the Community

Volunteer Christi Williams and Layla the “Rehab Lab” featured in national dog food commercial

By Kristin Smart

“She loves it; she goes in tail wagging."

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Curious VUMC

How do I donate winter coats and other needed items to the VUMC Clothes Closet?

By Wayne Wood

Volunteers need help to be sure that all patients have warm, clean clothes to wear.

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Patient Spotlight

Bear the therapy dog’s legacy lives on at Children’s Hospital

By Jennifer Wetzel

Bear was calm and gentle with children and loved to visit them in the hospital. He leaves behind a legacy at Children’s Hospital, especially in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.

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