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Red Cross asks for help with HELP program

Canadian Red Cross seeks client services volunteer
The Canadian Red Cross is asking for a volunteer to help with its health equipment loan service. (News Bulletin photo)

The Canadian Red Cross is asking for volunteer help so that it can better assist the community in lending out health-related equipment.

According to a press release from Volunteer Nanaimo, the Canadian Red Cross is seeking client services volunteers for its Health Equipment Loan Program.

“HELP offers mobility, independence and safety to seniors and those recovering from illness or surgery in their own homes,” the release notes.

Client services volunteers supports the program, assisting with in-person and telephone enquiries from the public.

The Red Cross is asking for volunteers with training in office administration or a year of work-related experience. A criminal record check will be required.

For more information, contact

Volunteer Nanaimo also has listings for volunteer opportunities with the John Howard Society, the Nanaimo Fringe Festival and more. For more information about volunteer opportunities through Volunteer Nanaimo, call 250-758-7121 or visit

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