Exterior view of Student Resource Center

People’s Resource Center

PRC exists to respond to basic human needs, promote dignity and justice, and create a future of hope and opportunity for the residents of DuPage County, Illinois through discovering and sharing personal and community resources. PRC has emergency services to assist with food, clothing and housing. We also have education programs in technology, literacy and art. *Please follow the Requirements below before calling or sending an e-mail

Organization Address

201 S. Naperville Rd.
Wheaton, IL 60187

Name and Position of Contact Person

Kelley Hook, Volunteer Coordinator

Phone Number

(630) 682-5402 ext. 316

Email Address


Website Address


Days/Hours Available for Service Learners

Wheaton Site

Weekday mornings and afternoons, Wednesday evenings, and Saturday mornings

Westmont Site

Weekday mornings and afternoons, Thursday evenings, and Saturday mornings

Introduction to Human Services Students Service Learner Role hours

Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays: 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at our Wheaton Site

Description of Service Learner Role

Assist in our Food Pantry

Unpack boxes, restock shelves, sort donations, and guide shoppers as they make their way through the Food Pantry. The Food Pantry is a lively environment that offers continuous interaction with shoppers, other volunteers, and PRC staff.

Introduction to Human Services students Service Learner Role

Note: This is a pilot position for Human Services students only.

Social Services Support Worker

Answer Social Services assistance line calls to provide basic resource information and gather basic details about financial assistance needs. Between calls, help Senior Manager of Social Services with data entry and research projects related to client services.

Organization Requirements

Fill out a Community Service application at www.peoplesrc.org. Within 1-2 business days, an electronic waiver and further direction will be provided via email.

Number of Placements Available

  • Pantry: Unlimited placements
  • Human Services Student Option: 4 to 5 placements available

Contact Information

Career Services
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1140
Email: csc@cod.edu
Phone: (630) 942-2230
Fax: (630) 942-4596

Regular Hours:
Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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