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Volunteer Opportunities at CommunityHealth

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Volunteers are the lifeblood of CommunityHealth. As a member of our team, you allow us to provide health care to over 10,500 low-income, uninsured patients a year. We truly could not meet our mission without you, and we thank you so sincerely for your gift of time and talent!

Volunteers are welcome at both of our Chicago locations — West Town (2611 W. Chicago Ave.) and Englewood  (641 W. 63rd St.), and we offer a manageable time commitment with flexible scheduling. Read more about locations, commitment level, and responsibilities below.

Opportunity Spotlight: We are especially on the lookout for volunteer Polish interpreters! Learn more by clicking “For Clinic Volunteers” below.

 

For Licensed Providers

This may include: Primary Care and Specialty Providers (MD, DO, NP, PA, PT, etc.), Nurses (RN), Registered Dieticians, Dentists, Registered Dental Hygienists, Pharmacists(RPh, PharmD), and Mental Health providers (PsyD, LCSW, LCPC, Clinical Psychologists)

Current Needs:

We are in particular need of:

  • Dentists
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Pharmacists
  • Polish-Speaking Mental Health Providers
  • Dermatologists
  • Ophthalmologists
  • Optometrists
  • Registered Dieticians (bilingual Spanish/English or Polish/English)
  • Rheumatologists

We are not currently accepting:

  • RNs
  • Non-Bilingual (Spanish/English or Polish/English) Mental Health Providers
  • Residents not affiliated with one of our established residency programs.

Commitment Level: Scheduling is flexible and providers can commit to as little as one, four hour shift per month. We ask for at least one year of consecutive service.

Click here for more information on volunteer roles and next steps for applying.

For Clinic Volunteers

This may include: Patient Care (Licensed Pharmacy Technicians, Lab Volunteers, Polish and Spanish Interpreters, Dental Assistants, Triage Volunteers), Administrative Support, and Health Education

Current Needs:

We are in particular need of:

  • Licensed Pharmacy Technicians
  • Spanish and Polish Interpreters

Wait-listed opportunities (Feel free to sign up for an info session, but note that we are running a wait list and onboarding time may be slowed):

  • Dental Assistant Volunteers
  • Lab Technician Volunteers
  • Triage Volunteers – West Town

Commitment Level: Clinic volunteers commit to at least two, four hour shifts per month for at least one year of consecutive service.

Click here for more information on volunteer roles and next steps for applying.