Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers are always welcome at Shore. Volunteering provides a way to give back to your community. Your time and talent is special and does make a difference in the lives that you touch.

Please take a look at the list below for some of the volunteer opportunities available.

To learn more about volunteering, call 847-982-2030 ext. 221.


Help staff with individuals on outings.

Classroom Assistant

Assist staff in adult groups at Shore’s Lois Lloyd Center.


Help clean Shore’s facilities.

Employment Opportunities

Help individuals obtain competitive jobs.

General Mailing

Help development office to stuff, seal and sort large mailings.


Building repair, painting and upkeep.


Assist with gardening and other outside projects.

Lunchroom Supervisors

Assist individuals at lunch with serving, clean-up and socializing.

Major Gifts

Assist Shore in developing relationships with businesses, foundations and individuals for support.


Assist with writing articles, taking photographs.

One-on-One Fundraising

Personally ask businesses, foundations and individuals for support.

Silent and Live Auction

Solicit items from retailers for spring benefit or golf outing.

Skills Advisor

Use your special talents to teach individuals skills such as balancing a checkbook, cooking, crafts, etc.

Spring Benefit and Golf Outing

Assist at the actual event by selling raffle tickets, helping at checkout, and other activities.

Please consider including Shore Community Services in your will and estate planning.