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Kenneth Young Center

Kenneth Young Center
Helping people feel good, do better, and find solutions

Here's your chance to really make a difference in someone's life.

Kenneth Young Center provides community mental health and older adult services to the northwest suburbs. Clients and their families come to us in some of their most desperate moments. As a HANDYPERSON, you'll be providing basic, handymanskills (basics in carpentry, plumbing, electrical work or trouble-shooting) to help seniors with small jobs in their homes. These jobs are typically ones in which the seniors haven't the knowhow, strength or finances to tackle. This is an "as-needed" opportunity, so you might be called upon a few hours each month for different home-bound senior citizens. Kenneth Young Center provides community mental health and senior services to the northwest suburbs. Clients and their families come to us in some of their most desperate moments, and we help by providing: Service coordination and in-home services for frail elderly persons. Counseling for adults, children, families. Assessment, stabilization, linkage for adults/children in psychiatric crisis. Treatment, support, and recovery services for those with serious mental illness. Volunteer opportunities. To learn more about us, or to contact us directly, visit our website at: www.kennethyoung.org

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About Kenneth Young Center

Location:

1001 Rohlwing Road, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, US

Mission Statement

"We help people feel good, do better and find solutions." Kenneth Young Center is a safety net for our neighbors in need. We respectfully serve the most vulnerable people in our area, those coping with mental illness and older adults dealing with life's difficult transitions.

Description

Behavioral health and older adult services serving Elk Grove and Schaumburg Townships and the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago. For almost 50 years, we have served the most vulnerable populations. We provide counseling, intervention and family support services.

Community
Emergency & Safety
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1001 Rohlwing RdElk Grove Vlg, IL 60007

(41.99661,-88.03073)
 

SKILLS

  • Bilingual
  • People Skills
  • Carpentry

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 hours a month or as needed
  • We are FLEXIBLE! We work with you!

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