Lutheran Social Services of Illinois (LSSI) offers a wide variety of volunteer opportunities for individuals and groups. For more information, please contact Joy Medrano, coordinator of church and volunteer relations, at 847/635-4653 or Joy.Medrano@LSSI.org.
If you would like to volunteer, please fill out our online contact form or download the Volunteer Application Form [PDF] and return it by fax at 847/635-6764 or mail it to: Volunteer Opportunities, Lutheran Social Services of Illinois, 1001 E. Touhy Ave., Suite 50, Des Plaines, IL 60018.
Elder Abuse Intake Volunteers Needed
Did you know that it’s been estimated that between 1 and 2 million Americans age 65 and older have been injured, exploited or otherwise mistreated by someone on whom they depended on for care or protection?*
Lutheran Social Services of Illinois (LSSI) is currently looking for Elder Abuse Intake volunteers. Volunteers will be answering calls and processing information received into a computer database. LSSI will provide all training as well as offer ongoing support. Volunteers must be able to read and write English, have computer skills and practice active listening. Volunteers are needed Monday through Friday during the hours of 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and will work at LSSI’s Sterling office.
Are you ready to make a difference for seniors in your community? If so, please contact:
Lutheran Social Services of Illinois
1901 First Avenue
Sterling, IL 61081
815/626-7333 ext. 311
*Source: The National Center for Elder Abuse