The Illinois Department of Human Services - Serve Illinois, in partnership with the Illinois State Fair, is seeking volunteers to work registration, clean up and to be floaters at a new sensory station at the fair. Shifts are available daily between 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Aug. 10-20. View more information and register.

Illinois State Fair sensory friendly volunteer project. This volunteer project will help those with autism, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder and other sensory-processing disorders who often experience sensory overload by providing a comfortable and safe space at the fair. Admission and parking will be provided at no cost to volunteers.