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Seattle Cancer Care Alliance seeks volunteers

The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is recruiting volunteers interested in providing practical and social support to SCCA patients and their family members. If you have weekday, daytime availability and are interested in working in the SCCA Clinic, Volunteer Services will hold orientation and training sessions Tuesdays, April 6 and 13, 3:30-6:30 p.m. in the SCCA Clinic. Prospective volunteers must register in advance and attend both sessions.

Even if you aren’t available to volunteer, please forward this information to friends, family and neighbors. Know any licensed massage practitioners? There is an urgent need for massage therapy volunteers so please pass this message along. All volunteers must be at least 18 years old (21 for some roles) and able to make a commitment of at least three to six months.

Volunteers are needed for:

  • Gift-shop clerks (urgent need)
  • Massage therapy (urgent need, must be licensed and insured)
  • Drivers for airport transportation (must be at least 21 years old)
  • Guest services
  • Labyrinth host

The SCCA Clinic is located at 825 Eastlake Avenue E., corner of Eastlake and Aloha.  New volunteer orientations are offered quartery – the dates for July will soon be available.

For more information on the service descriptions and to obtain a copy of the volunteer application, visit www.sccavolunteer.org or contact Susan Greenwood, Volunteer Services coordinator at sgreenwo@seattlecca.org or (206) 288-1072.  The deadline to apply has been extended to Monday, April 5th.