NDR Cares

NDR Cares is a resource dedicated to helping and supporting Notre Dame Research (NDR) employees during times of hardship, such as damaging weather, unexpected loss, and other unforeseen circumstances.

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NDR members volunteering at Bendix Woods County Park
Need Assistance?

Employees and managers can contact NDRCares@nd.edu should you or one of your employees experience hardship. NDR Cares will review the request and respond with potential resources and/or options that may be able to assist.

Want to Help?

The care and concern for colleagues is paramount in fostering togetherness within NDR. If you are in need, please know that NDR is here to help. To assist NDR teammates who are requesting help during/after the Coronavirus pandemic, please complete this volunteer sign-up.


This information may help employees identify opportunities for assistance. Resources are currently updated to reflect the COVID-19 pandemic. Know of a good resource that should be added to this list? Contact NDRCares@nd.edu.

Notre Dame


Child Care



  • Crossfit South Bend: Free online recess classes for kids and parents.
  • At-Home Workouts: Free at home workouts from Les Mills.
  • LifeWorks: Notre Dame employee assistance program to support mental health needs. Login with username "notredame" and password "gond".




  • Walgreens: Free prescription delivery service.
  • Instacart: Delivery service to have groceries, pet supplies, or other items delivered to your door from many stores.
  • Shipt: Delivery service to have groceries, pet supplies, or other items delivered to your door from many stores. 

Helping Others


NDR Cares aims to strengthen community through various volunteering opportunities throughout the year. All volunteering opportunities scheduled during business hours require supervisor approval. Please check the NDR Community Newsletter for upcoming opportunities. 

Committee Members

The NDR Cares Committee includes Andrew BrownJanet KenyonJessica ReyesKatie RutledgeJessica SchillerJoey Summers, Susan Tuskan, and Brandi Wampler. If you are interested in joining NDR Cares, please contact Andrew Brown, NDR Cares Chair.