North Shore Senior Center

161 Northfield Road, Northfield , IL 60093

Categories: Advocacy,Health & Wellness,Mental Health Services,Seniors

Offers Opportunities Good For: Adults,Families,Groups,Internships,People with Disabilities,Seniors


About North Shore Senior Center

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The mission of North Shore Senior Center is to foster the independence and well-being of older adults, enhance their dignity and self respect, and promote their participation in and contribution toward all aspects of community life.

We seek volunteers to help with various programs, including Social Services, House of Welcome, Lifelong Learning, Escorted Transportation, Development and Marketing.

North Shore Senior Center

Current Opportunities at North Shore Senior Center

Fitness Center Desk Assistant

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Volunteers are needed to man the Fitness Center desk, answer phones, and assist patrons. Shifts are 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Training will be provided.

Northfield
Opportunity Good For: Adults,Seniors
Categories: Seniors

Admin/Social Service Reception Desk Assistant

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Are you dependable and pleasant with good customer service skills? A volunteer is needed to assist the Admin/Social Services Reception Desk staff by answering phones and assisting walk-ins. The volunteer may also assist staff with a variety of special projects. Positive personality and superior phone skills are a must. Training will be provided. The volunteer is needed from 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. on Mondays.

Northfield
Opportunity Good For: Adults,Seniors
Categories: Seniors

AARP Tax Aide Program Tax Preparer

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Tax preparer volunteers are needed to assist North Shore Senior Center clients and community members in completing and filing simple yearly tax returns. This service is intended for seniors but is open to all and is provided in conjunction with the AARP Tax Aide program. Preparers must have basic computer skills, strong communication and organization skills, and a keen attention to detail.  Volunteers must be discreet with and keep client’s personal and financial information confidential. Tax preparation class through AARP is required. The AARP Tax Aide Program runs from February 2023 to mid-April 2023. Training for the program will begin prior to the start date.

North Shore Senior Center
Opportunity Good For: Adults,Seniors
Categories: Advocacy,Seniors

Volunteer Photographer

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Our Marketing team is seeking an individual who has an interest in photography. Volunteers are asked to take photos during North Shore Senior Center events.

North Shore Senior Center
Opportunity Good For: Adults,People Over 16,Seniors
Categories: Seniors

Senior Options Therapy & Counseling Administrative Assistant

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Are you compassionate and a respectful listener? Our Senior Options Therapy & Counseling department is looking for a volunteer to assist new clients by explaining paperwork and helping them complete paperwork as needed. The volunteer will also assist with office work, assembling client packets, mailing client feedback surveys, and making reminder phone calls. Training will be provided.

North Shore Senior Center
Opportunity Good For: Adults,People With Disabilities,Seniors
Categories: Advocacy,Health & Wellness,Mental Health,Seniors

Senior & Family Services Benefits Administrative Assistant

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Are you organized, efficient, and good with phones and computers? We’re seeking administrative volunteers with customer service and basic computer skills to assist with our Older Adults Benefits Program! Tasks include answering phones and setting appointments, and confidentiality is required. Training will be provided. Openings are for our Niles office: Thursday or Friday mornings from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. or Wednesday or Thursday afternoons from 1 – 4 p.m.

North Shore Senior Center
Opportunity Good For: Adults,People With Disabilities,Seniors
Categories: Advocacy,Health & Wellness,Mental Health,Poverty & Homelessness,Seniors

Senior & Family Services Community Care Program (CCP) Assistant

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Are you a people-person in search of a meaningful volunteer position? NSSC’s Senior & Family Services is seeking volunteers who can help call participants for wellness checks and appointment reminders! The role also includes data entry and other special projects, along with light administrative duties like copying and filing. Volunteers must be organized, have good phone and computer skills (including Microsoft Word and Excel), and be comfortable dealing with participants from a variety of ethnic, cultural, and educational backgrounds.

North Shore Senior Center
Opportunity Good For: Adults,People With Disabilities,Seniors
Categories: Advocacy,Health & Wellness,Mental Health,Poverty & Homelessness,Seniors

Senior & Family Services Intake Administrative Assistant

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Calling all administrative experts! Our Intake team is seeking detail-oriented volunteers who can help with phone, computer, and office work. Must be discreet with sensitive and confidential information. Training will be provided.

North Shore Senior Center
Opportunity Good For: Adults,People With Disabilities,Seniors
Categories: Advocacy,Health & Wellness,Mental Health,Seniors

AARP Tax Aide Program Tax Greeter

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Greet those coming to the North Shore Senior Center to have their taxes prepared through the AARP Tax Aide Program. Distribute and review paperwork with clients and explain process. Must have knowledge of the Tax Aide Program process (training provided). Excellent customer service skills required. Volunteers must be discreet with and keep client’s personal and financial information confidential. The AARP Tax Aide Program runs from February 2023 to mid-April 2023. Training for the program will begin prior to the start date.

North Shore Senior Center
Opportunity Good For: Adults,Seniors
Categories: Advocacy,Seniors

AARP Tax Aide Program Tax Scheduler

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Retrieve voicemails, return phone calls, and schedule appointments for the AARP Tax Aide Program. Must have knowledge of the Tax Aide Program process (training provided). Excellent data entry, phone and customer service skills are required. Volunteers must be discreet with and keep client’s personal and financial information confidential. The AARP Tax Aide Program runs from February 2023 to mid-April 2023. Training for the program will begin prior to the start date.

North Shore Senior Center
Opportunity Good For: Adults,Seniors
Categories: Advocacy,Seniors

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