Drivers - Weekdays/Flexible

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Position description: 

West End Seniors' Network has a driving program where volunteer drivers provide transportation for clients who need to get to medical and critical appointments in the West End and Metro Vancouver. Volunteer drivers make a tremendous difference in the lives of seniors by providing free transportation where there are no other options.

If you love people, enjoy driving and have a few spare hours a week, this volunteer position is for you.

If you don't have a vehicle, the West End Seniors' Network has an account with a vehicle co-op: Modo, where volunteers can book vehicles (under our expense) to drive seniors to appointments.

This volunteer position is part of a team of drivers and the time commitment is flexible. Driving requests from clients vary from week to week .

Qualifications: 

Valid Driver's License
Clean driving abstract
Criminal record check (paid by WESN)

Role is suitable for: 
Adult
Additional Information: 

Meeting new people and helping make a difference in the lives of seniors who cannot make important health appointments without assistance.

Valid Drivers license, police back check, drivers abstract from ICBC

How to apply: 
http://wesn.ca/files/2019/02/VOLUNTEER-APPLICATION-FORM.pdf
Contact person: 
Manager of Volunteers Resources
Contact phone: 
604-669-5051
Contact e-mail: 
Volunteer Centre: 
Cause Tags: 
Health, Social Services
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Seniors
Mission:
Our Vision: A Vancouver community that supports and empowers older adults to live involved, healthy and fulfilling lives. Our Mission: To enhance the quality of life of older adults by providing social, recreational, educational and supportive programs and services that foster connection and inclusion in the broader community.
Position type:
Number of volunteers required:
4
Position start/end date:
1 Jan 2019
Time Committment:
2 Hours Per Week
Time of day:
Daytime, Weekdays
Work location:
Barclay Manor
1447 Barclay Street
Vancouver, BC V6G 1J6