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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities at Waterford Place

All Volunteers are required to complete a Waterford Place Volunteer Application Form, consent to a background check, immunization screening and administration, if needed, receive an annual TB test, flu shot and provide proof of professional liability insurance, if needed. These are all provided free of charge. If a potential volunteer has documentation of receiving the Two Step TB test in the previous 12 months, this initial requirement would be waived.

Meditation and Mindfulness Instructor

Training in MBSR is preferred. We are specifically looking for Mindfulness Instructors who can teach the following:
1. Guided Meditation
2. Progressive Muscle Relaxation
3. Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction

Massage Therapist

Must be board certified and uphold active licensure to practice in Illinois. Experience in oncology is preferred.

Wig Fitter

Fitters must be at least 18 years old. This person would be an American Cancer Society volunteer and will be trained by ACS.

Complementary Therapists

Must uphold licensure and/or certification to practice their specialty in Illinois. Oncology experience preferred. We are specifically looking for the following specialties:
1. Craniosacral therapy
2. Reiki
3. Reflexology


Office Support

Must be at least 16 years old. Comfort in using Microsoft applications. Tasks may include data entry, filing, phone calls, laundry, and light housekeeping. Day and evening hours are needed.


For any questions or concerns, please email Amy Gengler, Volunteer Services.