GBCSC Volunteer

(Georgian Bay Cancer Support Centre)

Position ID: V-MID0436
Last Modified: 19 Apr 2022
Last Full Update: 11 May 2021

Opportunity Details: GBCSC Volunteer

Comments Due to COVID-19 Georgian Bay Cancer Support Cenre is temporarily closed. For further information please check their website
Contact Eric Walter, Executive Director, Georgian Bay Cancer Support Centre; Phone: (Business) 705-549-6444; Email:
Duties Volunteers assist with general office duties, assist members and program support.
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Benefits Helping members in the community going through a cancer journey.
Clients People living with cancer, their families and caregivers.
Ages 18 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Areas of Interest Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Marketing & Promotions ; Office Administration ; Reception Support ; Telephone Communication
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Research ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; The Mission of the Georgian Bay Cancer Support Centre is to provide emotional, physical, social, spiritual support, education and information as a complement to the medical system for people affected by cancer.
Commitment Length One Time / Special Event ; Short Term (3 months or less) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term ; We have various fundraising events that we need volunteers for just a day or longer term commitments are also welcomed.
Interaction Level One-on-one ; Small Group ; Depending on the type of volunteer work you do for the Centre, contact with members will vary.
Minimum Hours 3 / Day
Accessibility Fully Accessible - at offices ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door ; GBCSC strives to be recognized as a source of support, education and motivation for people living with cancer, their families and caregivers. Our vision is to be recognized throughout North Simcoe and the surrounding communities as a place of hope, comfort, strength and courage.
Location Penetanguishene ON
Number of Positions Penetanguishene: 10 individual(s) 
10 individual(s) needed in total. 
Number of volunteers required for reception/admin is 3-5 per week. Event volunteers vary.
Training Orientation ; Training on the job
Transportation Near public transit
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements A police record check may be required for office volunteer positions. The Centre does not reimburse for costs associated with obtaining a police check.

Agency Details: Georgian Bay Cancer Support Centre

Office Phone 705-549-6444
Address & Map
45 Edward St
Penetanguishene, On
Canada L9M 1J8
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