Read our news

Press

Pet Pard’ners graduate from Fall training

  • November 22, 2016

ASH welcomed three new Pet Pard'ner teams to its volunteer program on Saturday. ASH Pet Pard'ners participate in a seven-week AAA... Continue Reading

Meet the Volunteers: Mike

  • April 20, 2016

    I am a professor at the University of Texas. I am 69, but still employed by UT  full time.... Continue Reading

Meet our 2017 ASH Dash Sponsors

  • February 1, 2017

The ASH Dash 5k Bunny Run would not be possible without the generous support of our sponsors. Sponsorships contribute to important... Continue Reading

Apply now to become a Pet Pard’ner!

  • September 28, 2016

Interested in pet therapy and erasing the stigma surrounding mental illness? Register for Austin State Hospital's FREE Pet Pard'ner training beginning... Continue Reading

Wanted: Videographer to assist with summer project

  • May 2, 2016

Are you a college student looking for experience to put on your resume, or a videographer looking to do some volunteer work and add to... Continue Reading

Meet the Volunteers: Shelley

  • April 12, 2016

April combines both National Volunteer Appreciation Month, and National Volunteer Week from April 11-16. Austin State Hospital has many dedicated and compassionate... Continue Reading

Volunteer Wanted: Family House Assistant

  • April 11, 2016

Did you know that ASH provides brief, temporary lodging to individuals and families who are in Austin visiting a related patient? Originally provided as residence to... Continue Reading

2016 ASH Dash Wrap-Up

  • March 31, 2016

Another year has gone by, and another incredible Bunny Run is on the books. On Saturday, approximately 500 individuals were registered to run... Continue Reading

Wanted: Hiring Services Volunteer

  • March 17, 2016

  Are you someone who thrives on organization, operates efficiently, and has a warm personality. Are you a student interested in going... Continue Reading

Volunteer Spotlight: DSHS

  • February 16, 2016

  It always feels good to receive a valentine from someone, no matter what age you are. Employees from the DSHS central office... Continue Reading