Connections for the Homeless

About Connections for the Homeless


Connections provides housing, employment and supportive services to move individuals and families out of the shadow of homelessness.

Connections’ programs include Prevention, EntryPoint (Street Outreach), Hilda’s Place Transitional Shelter, Family Housing Services, Permanent Supportive Housing, as well as Employment, Health, and Educational services promoting self-sufficiency.

Current Opportunities at Connections for the Homeless

Ongoing Opportunities with Connections for the Homeless

As a volunteer at Connections, you can:

Cook breakfast or dinner for the residents at Hilda’s Place Transitional Shelter or make bag breakfasts or bag lunches for our drop in program (use the links to schedule a date).

Help behind-the-scenes doing light data entry or clerical work.

Sort the clothing and food donations in our pantry

Drive to pick up special donations

Tutor adults or children or coach adults through computer based job applications

Volunteers are an integral part of daily operations at Connections for the Homeless, and we are thankful to the hundreds of volunteers who give us their time.

To connect with volunteering opportunities at Connections:

1. Fill out our online Volunteer Application
2.  When you are finished, you will be given the dates to the next volunteer orientations

3.  Can’t make an orientation? Join us for one time volunteer opportunities. Second Saturdays are service Saturdays. Sign up here.

If you still have questions, please call our Volunteer Program at 847-424-0945 xt. 217




Good For: Children Under 16, Groups, People Over 16, People with Disabilities, Seniors
Days: Monday
Times: Afternoons, Evenings, Mornings
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