Patient Support Volunteers
Drive patients to medical appointments
Visit patients at home or the hospital
Run miscellaneous errands
Assist with occasional household chores
Provide respite for family members
Serve as PALS (Partners As Life Survivors)
PALS are cancer survivors
PALS meet with clients over the phone or in person to discuss their experiences.
PALS offer emotional support to newly diagnosed patients with similar cancers.
Administrative Support Volunteers
Provide office assistance
Serve as board members
Serve on committees
Assist with special events
Provide public relations services
Assist with technology
Our Application Process
Your application process begins by submitting our Volunteer Application. Cancer Services staff will contact you within a few days of submitting your form and get you started.
Patient Support Volunteers are asked to complete an additional application. A personal interview is held with our Client Services Coordinator to screen, train, and place volunteers. The length of training varies depending on each volunteer’s background.
Cancer Services administration staff trains and supervises individuals as Administrative Support Volunteers.