National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
115 N. County Farm Road
Wheaton, IL 60187
Name and Position of Contact Person:
Maggie Lancaster, Volunteer Coordinator
Days/Hours Available for Service Learners:
Weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Description of Organization:
NAMI DuPage is a grass roots organization, funded primarily by individual donations
and supported by volunteers with first-hand experience as caregivers and as consumers
of mental health services.
NAMI DuPage is an affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, a nationwide mental health advocacy organization dedicated to improving the quality of lives of people affected by mental illnesses. One of the largest and most innovative of 1,200 in the country and 41 in Illinois, our affiliate provides services and programs that offer support, resources and importantly - hope for recovery - to individuals and families alike.
Description of Service Learner Role:
- Front Desk and Greeter – Answering the phone, taking messages and transferring calls.
- Office Work – Making Folders, Mailings, Data Entry
- Art & Design – Graphic Design, Web Design, Photography
- Cafe - Learning to make specialty coffees, sandwiches and customer service.
We are flexible depending on student's schedule. Would prefer 2-3 hour shifts.
Number of Placements Available:
Call for availability
Student Services Center (SSC) Room 3258
Fax: (630) 942-4596
Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
College of DuPage
425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL
60137 (630) 942-2800
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