When:
May 26, 2022 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
2022-05-26T09:00:00-05:00
2022-05-26T11:00:00-05:00
Where:
Progress Center for Independent Living
7521 Madison St
Forest Park, IL 60130
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Gary Arnold, Program Director
708-209-1500
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 $16/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.

When: Thursday, May 26, 2022 at 9 a.m.

 

 

For more information and to register for this meeting, contact Gary Arnold at garnold@progresscil.org.

View Progress Center’s Personal Assistant Public Service Announcement: Click Here