Marklund Elgin Campus Volunteer Activity Assistant

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Marklund

Marklund Wasmond Center - Elgin, IL

Volunteers help Marklund make everyday life possible for our residents and students by assisting them with therapeutic, recreational and educational activities, community outings, or just being a new face to see during the day. They provide many daily life experiences while freeing up staff to provide 24-hour specialized care.

Activities include: Playing games with our residents (Bingo, Pictionary, Hangman, etc.), outdoor water activities, adapted sports, reading, arts & crafts, and more.

A calendar with scheduled activities & community outing volunteer opportunities is available each month.

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About Marklund

Location:

1S450 Wyatt Dr., Geneva, IL 60134, US

Mission Statement

Making everyday life possible for individuals with profound disabilities.

Description

Marklund is a not-for-profit network of services providing a full life experience for infants, children and adults with developmental disabilities.

Marklund provides compassionate medical care, comprehensive therapeutic programming, education, early intervention therapies and respite care for individuals with developmental disabilities.

There are currently three locations:
Marklund at Mill Creek Campus in Geneva (6-16 bed homes and developmental training program for adults with developmental disabilities and our administrative offices)
Marklund Philip Center for Children in Bloomingdale (residential skilled nursing facility for children and medically fragile adults, day school for children age 3-22, respite program, early intervention program)
Marklund Wasmond Center in Elgin (residential skilled nursing facility for children and young adults, developmental training program for adults with developmental disabilities)

Since our founding in 1954, over 1,700 families have turned to Marklund to care for their loved ones. Volunteers have a direct impact on the individuals we serve by making it possible for them to live full and happy lives.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1435 Summit St.Elgin, IL 60120

(42.04585,-88.23682)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 hours per visit

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