Please check this page for relevant info needed for all PADS Volunteers. We will list shift help needed, training info, locations, etc. If you have more questions, please call 815-942-3245. Thanks for helping!


PADS VOLUNTEER INFO

SHIFT TIMES ARE:

  • 1st shift 6:30pm-10:45pm
  • 2nd shift 10:45pm-2:45am
  • 3rd shift 2:45am-7:00am

SHIFT duties include:

  • 1st shift- Check in guests, serve dinner (food provided courtesy of Morris Hospital), help guests get bedding as needed
  • 2nd shift- Turn lights out, stay awake while guests sleep, make sack lunches for next day
  • 3rd shift- Stay awake while guests sleep, wake up guests as requested, serve breakfast, help guests get packed up as needed, pass out lunches

THE 4 CHURCHES SHARING THEIR SPACE THIS YEAR ARE:

  • Sun & Mon -- Peace Lutheran - 101 Candlelight Ln, Morris
  • Tues -- First United Methodist - 118 W Jackson St, Morris
  • Wed --  Immaculate Conception PADS House  - 517 E. Jackson, Morris
  • Thurs -- Calvary Baptist Church - 225 George St, Morris
  • Fri -- Immaculate Conception PADS House - 517 E. Jackson, Morris
  • Sat -- Living Word - 304 Jackson St, Morris

The shelter will be open to area homeless from Oct 15-April 12. We appreciate your caring hearts to make this work in our community!


Volunteer Training Video