Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Near your home, business or school location.In the following areas: Cook, DeKalb, DuPage &Grundy counties.Tinley Park, IL 60487

About

VITAS is looking for kind and caring people to help terminally ill patients and their families. Friendly visits,simple errands, providing a listening ear and the gift of friendship at a crucial time can make a real difference in another's life. Yours, too! Other VITAS volunteer activities: respite care (sit with a patient while the caregiver takes a break); friendly visits to patients and families at home or in a nursing home; driving a patient or family member to appointments; accompanying a patient to a church function, wedding, beauty shop, play, ballgame; run errands to the grocery store, drug store, post office; assist with programs and special events.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18

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