Lend a hand to patients, families as an AU Health Pantry Partner

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The critical care units at Augusta University Health strive daily to create a positive experience for patients who need specialized medical care. In addition, there is much concern for family members and friends who stay at the hospital to support patients.

In an effort to assist these families in meaningful ways, consider being an AU Health Pantry Partner by donating non-perishable food items, paper items or personal hygiene products. Below is a list of the most needed items:

  • Fruit cups
  • Dried fruit
  • Breakfast Bars
  • Crackers
  • Meals in cups, including soup
  • Instant packets, including grits and oatmeal
  • Beverages such as fruit juice, bottled water, coffee, creamer and tea

(All items must be individually wrapped, including coffee, fruit juice, creamer and tea.)

  • Napkins
  • Boxes of tissues
  • Cutlery
  • Plates
  • Cups for hot and cold beverages
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Soap
  • Deodorant
  • Hand sanitizer

Drop off your items at the Department of Pastoral Counseling’s conference room in the Augusta University Medical Center, Room BA 2477. For more information, call 706-721-7322 or 706-721-6932.

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Danielle Harris is Senior Media Relations Coordinator at Augusta University. Contact her to schedule an interview on this topic or with one of our experts at 706-721-7511 or deharris1@augusta.edu.

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