The following are a few of the current or ongoing volunteer opportunities. If you are interested in a specific opportunity or don't see an opportunity that interests, you please call the RSVP office at 217-641-4961. We will discuss your skills and interests and try to find a match for you.
Quincy Hospitality House: various shifts available
Tea Room: various shifts available
Surgery Center at Hampshire: Tues morning, Thurs afternoon,Fri morning and afternoons available
Blessing Health Center Lobby: Mon and Tues mornings available
Diagnostic Center: Fri mornings; all afternoons available
ICU Waiting Room: Wed mornings available
Nurse Server Replenisher: flexible hours; numerous shifts available
Radiation Therapy: morning and afternoon shifts available
Beginning Tuesday, January 21st – typing hand written comments from
evaluations onto computer. Daily Mon - Fri 9-11a.m. or 2-4 p.m. needs
to be finished by Jan. 31st.
GED and ESL Tutors needed
Public Relations office needs help scanning old photos into computer files.
Disaster Activation Team: answer phones in event of a disaster
Tutor: 7th grader from JHS to meet Tuesday/and or/Thursday
afternoons from 3:00pm-4:00pm at GED Center
Transportation: local medical appointments
Ice Cream shop
Adams County Health Department
Medical Reserve Corps: help at safety events in Adams County
"Give Kids a Smile" Day: coat check and refreshment February 7th
from 7:30a.m. – 5:00p.m. (2 ½ hour shifts)
John Wood Mansion
Tours of mansion and help at museum store
American Collectibles Museum
301 Oak - scan buttons for catalog and sort sports cards
Quincy Art Center
Keep the entry foyer "pretty and inviting" for visitors
Illinois Veterans Home
Volunteer(s) to push wheelchair residents from the
various units to multi-therapy building for appointments and back.
Task pretty physically demanding. IVH to provide store cards to
volunteers to eat Smith Hall (Coffee Shop).
Volunteers to help the activity personnel with dementia patients
Volunteer to visit 90 year old wheelchair bound, retired teacher and
WWII navy veteran who is hard of hearing but sharp and loves to talk.
Host with duties to include greeting and helping visitors, collecting
admissions for tours and handling souvenir sales.