Wheels of Hope Volunteer Drivers

(Canadian Cancer Society, Huron-Perth Community Office)

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Position ID: V-CWD0234 Last Modified: 28 Sep 2017 Last Full Update: 28 Sep 2017
Opportunity Details
CommentsVolunteer drivers with a reliable, smoke-free vehicle, good driving record, and weekday availability needed.
ContactJanis Cunningham, Manager, Canadian Cancer Society; Phone: 519-271-4270 * 1-800-294-0086; Email: huronperth@ontario.cancer.ca
DutiesIn this role, you will pick up people receiving cancer treatment from their home and take them to their treatment center. After their treatment is done, you’ll make sure that they get home safely. This kindness and support is much appreciated and it comes at a time when help is most needed. 
Wheels of Hope volunteer drivers act as representatives of the Canadian Cancer Society, and are well-trained and supported in their role. Flexible driving opportunities are offered based on your availability, requiring a once per week commitment. Drivers donate their time and their smoke-free vehicle, and are reimbursed for their gas costs. 
Drivers are needed across Huron and Perth County immediately.
More Info Linkwww.cancer.ca/wheelsofhope
Ages18 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+)
Areas of InterestTransportation / Driver / Delivery
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Friendly & Outgoing
Commitment LengthLong Term (More than 1 year)
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon
SeasonsYear Round
LocationHuron and Perth Counties
Number of PositionsHuron County: 5 individual(s) ; Perth County: 5 individual(s) 
10 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining is provided
TransportationCar required
Police CheckRequired
Agency Details
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Organization NameCanadian Cancer Society, Huron-Perth Community Office
Office Phone519-271-4270
Toll Free Phone1-800-294-0086 or 1-888-939-3333
Address & Map
536 Huron St
Stratford, ON N5A 5T9
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