National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

Organization Address:

2100 Manchester Rd.
Building B, Suite 925
Wheaton, IL 60187

Name and Position of Contact Person:

Mark Sukis, Volunteer Coordinator

Phone Number:

(630) 752-0066 ext. 217

Email Address:

m.sukis@namidupage.org

Website Address:

www.namidupage.org

Days/Hours Available for Service Learners:

Weekdays from 9:00 - 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:

  • Helpline – Answering the phone – taking message and transferring phone calls.
  • Office Work – Making Folders, Mailings, Data Entry
  • Art & Design – Graphic Design, Web Design, Photography

 

Organization Requirements:

We are flexible depending on student's schedule. Would prefer 2-3 hour shifts.

Number of Placements Available:

Call for availability

 

Contact Information


Career Services
Student Services Center (SSC) Room 3258
(630) 942-2230
FAX (630) 858-9394

Hours:
Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.