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Jesse Brown VAMC

We are looking to have volunteers that can be available (flexible) Monday - Friday between 8am - 4pm to come and volunteer at least one 4-hours shift per week.

Volunteers will escort veterans and visitors to their destination within the hospital as needed, ensuring a "warm hand-off" when appropriate.

Will need to move throughout the facility; demonstrate effective communication with individuals from diverse backgrounds; respond to questions and concerns; as well as refer individuals to the information desk and/or Patient Advocates as needed.

Appropriate PPE is required while on duty.

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About Jesse Brown VAMC

Location:

820 S Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60612, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to facilitate the strategic integration of volunteers, donations, and community partners for the purpose of enhancing care and benefits for America's Veterans.

Description

At Jesse Brown VA, we provide a structured Volunteer Program under the management of VA employees in cooperation with community resources to serve America's Veterans and their families with dignity and compassion. We also have unique volunteers who bring an abundance of skill, energy, and spirit to our Veterans. Your decision to volunteer at the VA will be very fulfilling and rewarding.

Health & Medicine
Seniors
Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

820 S. Damen Ave.Chicago, IL 60612

(41.86995,-87.67699)
 

SKILLS

  • Customer Service
  • Veteran Care
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • minimum of one 4-hours shift per week, Monday - Friday between 8am - 4pm
  • Position requires considerable moving and standing.

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