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Medical/ Companion Volunteer Driver

Shepherd's Center Serving Oakton-Vienna-Reston-Herndon


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Published 1 month ago

Recurring
Weekdays
A few hours per month

Medical Transportation Volunteer Driver: Provides clients with necessary transportation to medical-related appointments, such as to a doctor’s office, dentist, physical therapy, chemotherapy, etc.

Companion Transportation Volunteer Driver: Provides transportation to clients whose desired destinations and errands are non-medical. The companion transportation services include grocery shopping, hairdresser appointments, library, bank, or to select Shepherd's Center functions.

  • Provide your own vehicle; be properly licensed and insured (provide updated copies of license and insurance card to SC); and report any changes in your driving status.
  • Volunteers are only responsible for transportation to/from the event specified in the request. Volunteers have the support of Shepherds Center when setting limitations regarding unreasonable client requests (such as stopping for unscheduled errands) outside the original request. Additional ride requests made by the client directly to the volunteer should be referred to the office for scheduling.
  • Transportation Volunteer Drivers log into the Ride Scheduler website where all transportation requests with detailed information are listed.
  • Transportation Volunteer Drivers are credited with 3 hours per drive. 

·      Drivers must wear masks and gloves at all times when transporting clients. You must also crack your windows and wipe down vehicle before client enters vehicle.

Medical Transportation Volunteer Driver: Provides clients with necessary transportation to medical-related appointments, such as to a doctor’s office, dentist, physical therapy, chemotherapy, etc.

Companion Transportation Volunteer…

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Location

Offices inside Vienna Baptist Church

541 Marshall Road SW, Vienna, VA 22180

How to Apply

Please call Erin O'Reilly, Operations/ Volunteer Manager at 703-281-0538 for more information on this volunteer opportunity.

Please call Erin O'Reilly, Operations/ Volunteer Manager at 703-281-0538 for more information on this volunteer opportunity.

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