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This opportunity provides you the pleasure to connect with Evanston seniors.

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Sponsor: Senior Connections | Location: Evanston, IL 60202 Seniors Older Adults
For just an hour a week of your time and care you can make an incredible difference in the life of an Evanston senior. Senior Connections builds friendships across generations by matching trained volunteer visitors with older adults in one-on-one caring relationships. Visitors commit to meeting an hour a week in the senior's home at a mutually convenient time. Together you decide how to use the time more
Sponsor: Senior Connections | Location: Evanston, IL 60202 Seniors
Cross generational boundaries and touch the heart of a senior through weekly one hour visits in a senior's home. Senior Connections has been matching volunteers with isolated older adults in Evanston for more than 20 years. During the weekly visits, the senior and visitor may chat and reminisce, take walks or go out for tea, work on home projects or on the computer, or share their common interests--wh more
Sponsor: North Shore Village | Location: Evanston, IL 60201 Education Technology Seniors
Are you tech savvy? Volunteering with North Shore Village is a great way to help older Evanston residents stay connected with friends and family. Using technology can help seniors feel empowered and decrease feelings of isolation. Commitment is minimal, and you may even make a new friend! Volunteer opportunities typically take place in member's homes and can be structured as either one-time meetings, more
Sponsor: North Shore Village | Location: Evanston, IL 60201 Seniors
Our members are senior citizens who, like most people, wish to age in place, remaining in their homes and staying connected to friends, neighbors, and community. Many no longer drive, and you can greatly enhance the quality of their lives by providing transportation for running errands, getting to doctor appointments, or meeting friends for lunch. Whether you have a few hours per week or a few hours pe more
Sponsor: CJE SeniorLife | Location: Evanston, IL 60202 Seniors Adults
Looking for volunteers who love people and enjoy interacting with the elderly. Volunteers needed to help with activities and help serve snacks and lunch. Site is open weekdays from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM more
Sponsor: Meals At Home | Location: Evanston, IL 60201 Seniors
Volunteers are the heart and soul of Meals at Home. They deliver meals, make visits, and offer help in many other ways. Many volunteers deliver meals one day a month. You do not need to drive in order to volunteer. Those who drive must be 21 and have a valid driver’s license and insurance. Volunteers may work individually or in pairs. Volunteers who work in pairs typically have one person who drives an more
Sponsor: Rainbow Hospice | Location: Mount Prospect, IL 60056 Hands On Health Seniors Family
Helping to care for our patients and families is a critical role played by our volunteers. These positions are some of the most challenging and rewarding volunteer opportunities at Rainbow Hospice and Palliative Care. Volunteers in Patient Care and Family Support provide in-home services to patients currently being served by Rainbow Hospice. Because of the direct patient and family interaction, all more
Sponsor: Shore Community Services, Inc. | Location: Skokie, IL 60076 Basic Needs Community Hands On Seniors
Shore is looking for Chaperons, Classroom Assistants, Office Assistants, General Maintenance, Skills Advisor, Event Planners and more. Please check out all our volunteer opportunities: http://www.shoreservices.org/volunteer-opportunities/ You can also call 847-982-2030 ext. 21. more



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