When:
January 30, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
2021-01-30T10:00:00-06:00
2021-01-30T12:00:00-06:00
Where:
Progress Center for Independent Living
7521 Madison St
Forest Park, IL 60130
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Rhychell Barnes, Progress Center Personal Assistant Team
708-689-1381
image of two people interacting, one in a wheelchair and one leaning down toward the wheelchair user. Person is wheelchair holding paper. Second image of person cleaning kitchen counter top.
image of two people interacting, one in a wheelchair and one leaning down toward the wheelchair user. Person is wheelchair holding paper. Second image of person cleaning kitchen counter top.

Progress Center for Independent Living is recruiting personal assistants and Certified Nursing Assistants to assist people with disabilities in their homes.  Full and part time work is available. No previous experience is necessary. Personal assistants are offered $15.00/ hour. People with disabilities are encouraged to apply. This is an opportunity to work with people with disabilities and to learn about independent living. Personal assistants play a significant role in helping a person with disabilities to live in their own home, instead of a nursing home.

Duties you may perform:

  • Housekeeping & Laundry
  • Cooking & Meal Preparations/Clean up
  • Assist with hygiene needs, including bathing and toiletry
  • Running Errands
  • Assisting with mobility needs
  • Many individualized needs, including getting in and out of bed, and dressing

 

 

 

 

 

 

What: Personal Assistant Orientation

Where: The event and orientation will be online. Register in advance at this link: Link.

When: Saturday, January 30, 2021 at 10:00 a.m.

For more information and to register, contact Rhychell Barnes at rbarnes@progresscil.org, or 708-689-1381 (video relay phone).

Or, Register in Advance using the information below:

You are invited to a Zoom meeting.
When: Jan 30, 2021 10:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this meeting:  Click This Link

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.