Provides information about services, community resources and is a referral to resources about the breast cancer experience for patients undergoing breast cancer treatment at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. Weekday/daytime availability.
Offer diversionary activities and companionship for pediatric patients and patients’ family members (ages 0-23 yrs). Activities include crafts, games, storytelling and watching videos. Weekday/daytime availability.
Provide comfort hand massages to our patients and caregivers in the outpatient clinic (must be licensed massage therapists and insured). Weekday/daytime availability.
Provide compassionate, caring and hygienic head shaves, wig trims and caregiver haircuts to customers of Shine, the retail store at the SCCA House. Must possess a valid Washington State Cosmetology license. Weekday/daytime availability.
Meet weekly to share knitting skills and provide guidance to patients and family members at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
Provide transportation to and from the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, Boeing Field, and King Street Station for Seattle Cancer Care Alliance patients and their primary caregivers. Driver volunteers will use their personal vehicle for arrivals and departures.
Provide a more positive experience to patients and caregivers at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance by offering social and diversionary activities monthly at the Pete Gross House and SCCA House.
Provide service to the patients and family members waiting to be seen in the 4th floor General Oncology/Hematology clinic. Weekday/daytime availability.
Provide information and social support for oncology patients and families at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. Weekday/daytime availability.
Provide welcoming and calming music to patients, family members and staff at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance clinic. Please see specific application for musicians. Weekday/daytime availability.
Provide a welcoming presence, information, and brief instruction to all inquirers and walkers for the bi-monthly open labyrinth walk at the SCCA. Weekday/daytime availability.
Provide assistance with special projects that support Patient Education and the Patient and Family Resource Center. Weekday/daytime availability.
Provide practical assistance, social and emotional support for families of oncology patients who are receiving medical care at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. Enable family members to cope with the challenges of caring for a critically ill person. Typically, volunteers assist families who are from outside of western Washington who have needed to relocate to the Seattle area for treatment,.
Assist the Physical Therapist and the department by supporting patients undergoing treatment at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.
Provide efficient and courteous service to gift shop customers and help maintain the clinic retail operation. The gift shop is located on the first floor of the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Clinic Weekday/daytime availability.
Assist residents at the SCCA House to navigate Seattle and answer questions about the South Lake Union neighborhood, give tours to potential residents and assist staff as needed. Weekdays/Saturdays, daytime and evening opportunities.
Provide efficient and courteous service to Shine customers and help maintain the retail operations. The shop is located at the SCCA House.
Assist patients during wig fitting appointments to find an appropriate wig, including style, fit, etc. Weekday/daytime availability.
Provide service to the patients and family members waiting to be seen in the 3rd floor Women's Center Clinic. Weekday/daytime availability.