Friends for Health, through the Health and Wellness Program, supports the recruiting, training, and supervising of a large number of volunteers. Volunteers include high school and college students as well as adults to provide interpreting services, read to children, assist staff with clerical duties and at outreach events. Additionally, several medical professionals, including five volunteer physicians, provide gynecology, urology, cardiology, ENT, and asthma/allergy care. Over 1,000 hours of administrative and professional volunteer services were provided in 2011.
Medical Professional Opportunities: currently practicing nurse practicioners, OB GYN, derm, endocrinology. Willing to accept a few patients in your office, see patients once a month at the clinic.
Other Volunteer Opportunities:
- Reach Out and Read
- Clerical Assistance
- Help organize and run community events
- Join a committee: Program, Fundraising, Marketing, Governance
If interested in volunteering with NSHC please call the Health and Wellness office at (847)984-5323.
Thank You to Our Amazing 2015 Volunteers
Karen Lygios, RN
Carlos Menor Salazar
Dr. Kathy Sonenthal
Blanca Jessica Trujillo
Dr. Charles Weingarten
Our Volunteers have logged OVER 1,000 hours! Thank you for your dedication!