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Reservist Patient Support Volunteer- Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation- Wellington, FL
ORGANIZATION: Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation
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Want to start making a difference in someone else's life? Become a Patient Support Volunteer for the Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation. Our Volunteers brighten up cancer patient’s day by providing non-medical support to them while they are undergoing treatment. In the infusion area, volunteers offer a snack or beverage to a patient or their guest, hand out warm blankets, share reading material, talk and listen, wipe down the infusion chairs and help to keep the area tidy. Ideal candidates may be a cancer survivor or a caregiver of someone with cancer. We would also consider a college student with an interest in oncology, nursing or medicine. Shifts are 9 am- 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 4 pm, Monday-Friday.
The Reservist is a volunteer who helps to fill in shifts when regular status volunteers are not available. This position is guaranteed at least one 3 hour shift a month, but will usually do more. They are also the first volunteers to be offered a regular shift when a regular status volunteer resigns. The candidate for this position needs to have fairly open availability to be able to cover shifts at varied times.
*All volunteers must wear a face mask and the follow vaccine policy.
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About Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation
5985 Silver Falls Run, Suite 210, Lakewood Ranch, FL 34211, US
The Florida Cancer Specialists (FCS) Foundation provides financial support to qualified adult cancer patients in the state of Florida for expenses such as rent or mortgage, car payments and utility bills. By giving patients peace of mind in knowing that their bills are being paid while they are undergoing treatment, the FCS Foundation allows them to concentrate on what really matters - fighting cancer.
The FCS Foundation is a 501(3)(c) nonprofit organization was founded in 2011 and located at 5204 Paylor Lane in Sarasota, Florida. The FCS Foundation assists cancer patients across the state of Florida. Due to the generosity of the Florida Cancer Specialists partner physicians in covering all overhead expenses for the Foundation, 100% of donations received go directly towards paying the essential non-medical living expenses of an adult battling cancer.
1037 State Road 7Suite 303Wellington, FL 33414
February 15, 2023
- Patient Care
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Minimum 3 hours per week per shift. M-F
- *All volunteers must wear a face mask and the follow vaccine policy.