Discover Rewarding Volunteer Opportunities

Our volunteers are our most valuable resource. Many of our volunteers have experienced prostate cancer firsthand and generously share their time, insight and experience. Opportunities are available both within the Centre and in the community.

Volunteer Form

These are the opportunities for Volunteers:

 

The Man VanTM Program

Volunteers are drivers and hosts for PSA (blood-testing) Clinics held around Calgary.
(Days/evenings/weekends 4-7 hrs/shift)

Resource Centre

Volunteers with prostate cancer experience offer supportive, knowledgeable and compassionate listening, and help patients access current information from materials housed in the Resource Centre.
(Weekdays 3-4 hrs/shift)

Information Desk

Volunteers assist patients in finding their way through the Southern Alberta Institute of Urology (SAIU) and the Prostate Cancer Centre.
(Weekdays 3 hrs/shift)

Community Presentations

Volunteers share their experience and knowledge of prostate cancer with corporate and community groups.
(Days/evenings as needed 1-2 hrs/shift)

Special Events

Volunteers are instrumental in helping with a variety of special events organized by and for, the Prostate Cancer Centre.
(Days/evenings/weekends as needed 2-6 hrs/shift)

Experience the rewards of volunteering with us.

  • Satisfaction from helping others.
  • Opportunities to meet new people and expand your health knowledge.
  • Use your skills and experience.
  • Work in an environment where you are appreciated.

If you are interested in volunteering at the Prostate Cancer please contact:
Linda MacNaughton
403-943-8869
linda.m@prostatecancercentre.ca

FAQ’s

Support Us FAQ

Do I need previous volunteer experience?

No, just a willingness to make a difference!

How often do I have to volunteer?

Volunteers can volunteer once a week or as often as they’d like!

Do I have to have had prostate cancer to volunteer?

No, many of our volunteers have personal experience with prostate cancer, but there are plenty of other opportunities within our Centre.

How is it decided if and where I will volunteer?

The Volunteer Coordinator will work with you to find the best fit for your needs, and ours.

I’m not 18, can I still volunteer?

No, our volunteers must be over the age of 18.

Do I need a special drivers license to drive the Man Van?

No, but you do need a clean driving record.