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Click HERE to print the Faith in Action Evanston Request for Services form - which may then be faxed or snail mailed.

For more information about requesting services from Faith in Action Evanston please contact Harriet Brandt at info@fiaevanston.org -- or as presented below.

Eligibility criteria for requesting services from Faith in Action Evanston:

  • Fairly ambulatory and living "at home."
  • Residential dwelling (single family or apartment)
  • Group home
  • Hospice home
  • Nursing home
  • There are no income eligibility requirements.
  • There are no age-related requirements.
  • There is no charge for services.
  • Priority is given for individuals without adequate family support.
Typical services that may be provided by Faith in Action Evanston volunteers:
  1. Friendly Visitation
  2. Telephone Visitation
  3. Rides to Appointments
  4. Minor Repairs & Housework
  5. Reading / Writing
  6. Pet & Plant Care
  7. Yard Work (occasional)
  8. Respite Care (limited)

Questions about requesting services may be directed to Harriet Brandt, info@fiaevanston.org.

Services NOT provided by Faith in Action Evanston volunteers:

  • Financial services.
  • Power of Attorney or any legal services.
  • Medical (nursing care).
  • FIA volunteers do not administer medicine.
  • Personal care (i.e. assistance with bathing, feeding, toileting, transferring/lifting, or walking)
  • Volunteers should not have any contact with any body fluids.
  • Live-in care.
  • Overnight care.
  • Babysitting.