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Volunteer Driver Ottawa

Organization: Canadian Cancer Society (Ottawa Community Office)

Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year

Availability: Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 15

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Feb 28, 2018


Do you love driving? Assist the Canadian Cancer Society help people with cancer from the greater Ottawa area get to and from cancer related medical appointments in Ottawa Requirements: minimum of 19 years of age, access to a reliable 100 Smoke-free vehicle, full driving licence (Class G) with no more than 3 demerit points, proof of insurance - $1m liability, daytime availability at least one day per week Monday-Friday. Personal Traits: patient, friendly and compassionate, good listener, ability to work with diverse cultures. If a cancer survivor yourself you must be 1 year past active cancer treatment.


Shannon McMillan


Ext: 3623


Volunteer Opportunity Address
Drive from home to cancer centre picking up clients on the way.


Good for people interested in: Transportation of people

You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Animals; Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless; Athletes

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Meet new people and ensure those needed rides to cancer treatment are not turned away.

How will the organization benefit?
Support Canadians living with cancer by providing access to cancer treatments.

Organization category: Health

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Persons with a disability

Police record check required: Yes