The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
Help us spread the word about the resources and support for Blood Cancer Patients and their families. The Community Outreach Volunteer visits treatment centers, cancer wellness centers, and health fairs to ensure LLS materials are available for blood cancer patients. They also ensure that health care professionals are educated about LLS services available to their patients. Provides Patient Access visibility at chapter events as needed.
Outreach is an integral step to help increase healthcare professional referrals and in turn, guide more blood cancer patients to LLs resources and services. The position has great opportunities to network and make professional contacts, have access to LLS events, and to be part of a nationwide LLS community.