Medical Escort
Volunteer Types: Companionship/Visiting, Health Care
Organization types: Disabilities, Senior Citizens
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: September 30, 2024
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Assisting residents or tenants when there are no family/friends to attend offsite medical services.
Time commitment is variable, depending on appointment

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
Without your support resident/tenants may miss important medical appointments. Your companionship and support will provide comfort, ease anxiety and reduce stress while travelling to and from appointments and navigating large hospital environments.
How will the organization benefit?
Families will be comforted knowing that their loved ones will not miss medical appointments when they are unable to accompany them.
Volunteer location:
1750 Russell Road


Bernadette Lee-Wo
@Perley Health
Ext: 2305
Time it will take to contact applicants:


This position would be great for: Adults, Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 2
Good for people interested in: Companionship/Visiting, Health Care
You will be helping with: Men, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women

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