During these uncertain times, how can we help?
See below to access our COVID-19 Resource Hub, and to explore our growing directory of both COVID-19-specific and virtual volunteering opportunities.
Check voicemail line for messages left by our clients who are Gaithersburg seniors and adults with disabilities in need of transportation to medical and social service appointments in the local area and home. Client Transportation Schedulers connect clients with drivers via their requests.
A background/MVA check will be performed.
General duties include:
Call into voicemail system to take client requests from the voicemail system, and return phone calls to confirm details of the requested ride.
Enter data into an established database for clients doctor’s appointment information for each ride request.
Communicate with drivers via professional email account and/or call them to find an available volunteer driver to drive the clients to their appointments, and occasionally to pick up their medications after their doctor’s appointments before taking them back home.
Requirements for Volunteer Schedulers
Our volunteer Schedulers:
Must be 18 years of age or older
Must have a background in good standing
Since Schedulers use their own computer from home, a well working one would be required and can be either a desktop or laptop
Minimum Age for Volunteers: 18
We need volunteers who are free: WeekdaysHOW TO APPLY
Contact person: Volunteer Coordinator, Call: 301-216-2510 Box 6, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, and/or learn more about this program at http://www.gaithersburghelp.org/volunteer/call-center-support. When ready to apply, click "Volunteer Application" or go to www.gaithersburghelp.org/volunteer-application and follow the directions.
301 Muddy Branch Road,, Gaithersburg, MD 20878, US
The mission of Gaithersburg HELP is to provide individuals and families in the Gaithersburg area with emergency assistance to resources that are available, and to provide information and referrals to other organizations and agencies. We accomplish this mission through the hard work of our volunteers and the generosity of our donors.
Gaithersburg HELP is an all-volunteer 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing emergency food and infant supplies, transportation and financial assistance for medical prescriptions and other emergency needs.
We'll work with your schedule.
Various locations throughout Montgomery CountyGaithersburg, MD 20878
May 15, 2020