Formerly known as Mattoon Area P.A.D.S.
The Haven - Mattoon, IL
Shelter • Food • Hope
[Please enable javascript.] 1812 Western AveMattoon, IL 61938




Lunch: 10am - Noon
Dinner: 6pm - 8pm

Job Description:

Prepare and serve the evening meal. We have a full kitchen and stocked pantry. You can create your own meal plan or ask us to create one for you. This would be a great opportunity for a group of friends looking to volunteer together.

Front Desk


6PM - 10PM

Job Description:

Assist with answering the phone, supervising, accepting donations, and signing guests in on registers. Intake forms should be completed when necessary . Things slow down after dinner, so you may study, read, or use our internet. We also have games available that can be played with guests! You will be trained and partnered with an experienced volunteer.


If you are not sure which position would suit you best just fill out the Volunteer Sign-Up form and someone will contact you and explain our different volunteer positions.

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