Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition
We are in need of volunteer drivers to take patients to their doctors, chemo or radiation appointments. We have 2 vans or you can take your own vehicle if you prefer. Appointments can be local (West Islip or Bay Shore) or further away (Lake Success or Stony Brook). Appointments are typically Monday through Friday during business hours. Drivers must be 21 years old with a clean driving record and must be reliable and compassionate. This is a very rewarding way to volunteer by working one on one with someone in treatment and make a difference. Volunteers would need to stop into our office so we can meet you and get a copy of your drivers license.
About Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition
218 N. Wellwood Avenue, Suite #2, LINDENHURST, NY 11757, US
Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition (BBCC) is a nonprofit volunteer organization dedicated to various breast and gynecological cancer concerns. Founded in 1993, the BBCC continues to be a grass-roots organization, providing an array of patient support services, education and advocacy programs. The BBCC focuses on five essential goals... Prevention - Research - Education - Services - Support .
Community grassroots non-profit Breast Cancer Organization offering comprehensive community services and expanded to include services for those diagnosed with any gynecological cancer. Our main program is:
Lend A Helping Hand
Established in 1996, Lend A Helping Hand (LAHH) provides direct services to individuals recovering from recent breast or gynecological cancer surgery and those undergoing chemotherapy and/or radiation for those cancers. Clients choose from a variety of services that will lighten the stress cancer treatment creates for both the patient and family, including:
- House cleaning (bonded and insured)
- Door-to-door transportation to medical appointments
- Financial assistance
- Meal preparation
- Massage therapy
- and More...
Every effort is made to ensure assistance continues through the duration of treatment. Services are
provided regardless of income and are tailored to meet the individual needs of the client.