Senior Companion Program: Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet

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Catholic Charities USA

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Catholic Charities Senior Companion Program Needs You!

Senior Companions provide weekly friendly visits and companionship and assist older adults who are homebound or socially isolated. Senior Companions also assist with occasional transportation, daily tasks and provide respite care for family caregivers. The Senior Companion Program provides services in Will, Grundy, Kankakee and Iroquois Counties!

Benefits include:

  • Tax-free hourly stipend
  • Transportation and meal reimbursement
  • Training
  • Annual recognition events

Senior Companions:

  • Must be age 55 and older
  • Must meet income guidelines to receive stipend
  • Enjoy interacting with older adults.
  • Do not need to be Catholic to participate in this program
** If you live in Grundy, Will, Kankakee or Iroquois County and are looking for an opportunity to volunteer, please contact us!

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About Catholic Charities USA

Location:

16555 Weber Road, Crest Hill, IL 60403, US

Mission Statement

We are a faith-based organization providing service to people in need and calling others of good will to do the same.

Description

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Emergency & Safety
People with Disabilities
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

249 S. Schuyler AvenueKankakee, IL 60901

(41.11847,-87.86465)
 

SKILLS

  • Multi-Tasking
  • Networking
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training
  • 10-20 hours per week
  • Must reside in Will, Grundy, Kankakee or Iroquois County

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