Many studies over the years have found direct correlations between giving back and improved health. And new research shows that volunteering may also translate into fewer hospital stays and taking better preventative measures -- results that patients and employees should be made more aware of, says Dr. John W. Rowe, professor of health policy and aging at the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University.
Volunteering is not only a health benefit but it also provides a great way to become connected to your community! United Way of North Central Iowa and many other community agencies have partnered with the Mason City Volunteer Center to make volunteering easier for you! Click the logo below to start volunteering today!