During these uncertain times, how can we help?

As the world leader in volunteerism we feel a responsibility to unite our broader community, and to use this moment to become stronger.

See below to participate in our Impact Sector survey, access our COVID-19 Resource Hub, and explore our growing directory of COVID-19-specific and virtual volunteering opportunities.
Read More
 

JOY PACKAGE DELIVERY VOLUNTEERS NEEDED !

Save to Favorites

The Center of Concern

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 18 people are interested

Our Center of Concern Teen Board and other local organizations/individuals have been creating packages filled with joy and activities for local seniors. We are in need of community volunteers to help with distribution throughout the summer. It is flexible and meaningful work.

11 More opportunities with The Center of Concern

About The Center of Concern

Location:

1665 Elk Boulevard, Des Plaines, IL 60016, US

Mission Statement

The Center's mission is to provide Housing Solutions, Support Services and Counseling for Seniors, Disabled and Other in Need, enabling them to live with dignity and independence.

Description

The Center of Concern, a 501(c) (3) not-for-profit organization, has responded to the needs of the disadvantaged in this community providing services to help Seniors, individuals and families maintain their independence with dignity, alleviate isolation, and promote physical and emotional well being.

The Center’s Program’s provide: Geriatric Counseling, Intergenerational initiatives, a Grief & Loss and Alzheimer Caregiver Support Group. All services are integral in the Center’s response to the growing needs of older residents. Our continuum of care begins with in-home assessments, and continues with ongoing elder care management and friendly visits, daily/weekly telephone reassurance, escort transportation, referrals for in-home health care, personal counseling and support groups, professional housing counseling, affordable housing solutions- home sharing, emergency homelessness prevention assistance, Rapid Re-Housing- timely resources and integrated practical counseling that includes: employment, legal, financial, Medicare/health insurance, money management, tax preparation, Power of Attorney for property and health.

Community
People with Disabilities
Seniors

WHEN

Mon Jun 15, 2020 - Mon Aug 31, 2020

WHERE

Maine Township areaPark Ridge, IL 60068

(42.00853,-87.84515)
 

SKILLS

  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Flexible and needed throughout the summer. Welcome to help once or on a continuous routine.

Report this opportunity