– Inspirations –

"Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not."

- Dr. Seuss


To care for patients and families through exceptional and individualized palliative care, hospice and grief support services.

Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter provides palliative care, hospice and grief support services to individuals and their loved ones. Midwest CareCenter was established in 1978 by volunteers who believed that every person deserves compassionate, dignified care at the end of life. Midwest CareCenter is the largest nonprofit, community-based hospice provider in the Chicago area.


Ongoing Opportunities:

Join us for a brief introduction to the programs and volunteer opportunities at Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, a nonprofit, community-based healthcare organization. Volunteer orientation is conducted on the fourth Tuesday of every month at our Glenview campus, 2050 Claire Court, Glenview, IL 60025. The 90-minute session includes brief overviews of CareCenter programs and services, hospice and palliative care and our volunteer opportunities. Our volunteer opportunities include: visiting with hospice patients, assembling materials and mailings, baking for special events, helping out at bereavement groups and events for children and teens, greeting visitors at our reception desk, and providing general office support.

Opportunities Available: Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Afternoons Evenings