How do members experience Volunteering?

Top 5 reported purposes & perceived effectiveness

Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Depressed mood 7 1
Anxious mood 4 0
Loneliness 3 0
Autism spectrum disorder 1 1
Bipolar disorder 1 0

Common side effects

Side effect Patients Percentage
Anxious mood 1
Burn 1
Nervousness 1
Panic attacks 1
Stress 1

Side effect severity

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 3
Moderate 0
Mild 2
None 3

Member evaluations


evaluated on Aug 02, 2009

  • Perceived effectiveness for I feel better about myself because just like if I ever needed help I know that I'm giving back something to the community but I do it for myself. Plus the adrenaline rush: Major
  • Side effects: Mild