3130 Finley Road Suite 520
Downers Grove, IL 60515
*Shelter located in Villa Park
Name and Position of Contact Person:
Joy Newburn, Outreach Support Specialist
(630) 495-8008 ext. 6547
Days/Hours Available for Service Learners:
Flexible, some programs have weekend hours.
*No more than 4 hours a week*
Description of Organization:
We are a faith-based organization providing service to people in need and calling others of good will to do the same.
Catholic Charities provides Emergency Services, Transitional Housing, Counseling, and Shelter to low income and homeless individuals and families.
Description of Service Learner Role:
Catholic Charities has a variety of areas where Service Learners assistance will be valued:
1. Assist clients with job readiness
2. Help clients prepare meals
3. Tutor young children
4. Assist at Resource Fairs
5. Provide child-care during classes and workshops
Contact Joy Newburn with availability and program interest.
Number of Placements Available:
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.