Praxair Cancer Center Volunteers Needed


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


24 Hospital AvenueDanbury, CT 06810


ASSIGNMENT: Praxair Cancer Center (Services within the support service area, chemotherapy infusion suite, resource room, radiation


DEPARTMENT: Praxair Cancer Center / Support Services

OBJECTIVE: To support staff in the Cancer Center with tasks and assist patients receiving treatment by making resources (comfort tems, books, etc.) available to them.


  1. Provide snacks to patients receiving treatment (Tour beverage/snack cart)
  2. Assist with handing out lunches to patients receiving treatment
  3. Assist with clerical/computer work as directed by staff within the Cancer Center
  4. Assist with miscellaneous tasks (cutting material, organiz ing books in library)

NOTE: Volunteers are not allowed, under any circumstance,

to counsel or offer advice to patients.


NEEDED : Monday thru Friday mornings and afternoons


  • Strong interpersonal skills with friendly and pleasant manner
  • Awareness of and sensitivity to patients needs and desires
  • Ability to push cart
  • Ability to follow direction and work on own
  • Must have knowledge of and strict adherence to hospital policies concerning confidentiality, in relation to patients, physicians and other staff members, as well as other perti nent hospital policies
  • If volunteer is a cancer survivor, they must be out of treat ment (chemotherapy or radiation) for one year.


  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of six months of service.
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