Cancer Patient Transportation Program

The Volunteer Cancer Drivers Society is a not-for-profit organization providing free, safe, timely and efficient transportation to and from cancer related medical appointments throughout the Lower Mainland.

Our team of volunteer drivers and dispatchers offers peace of mind for patients who may not have the means to drive to and from appointments. The physical, emotional and financial burden is lifted knowing our friendly volunteers are only a call away.

Drivers & Dispatchers
182

Volunteer Hours
56,294

Patient Trips
19,672

Kilometres Driven 
1,116,594

Testimonial

"Thank you all for your kindness and support during this most trying time in my and husband's lives. Your support lessened both our physical and financial stress. It is uplifting to the spirit to know that kindness is still présent in humanity." Ofelia

Media News

Bruce Allen Comment on CKNW "This is Bruce Allen with your Reality Check on CKNW. Years ago George Garrett was the number one reporter for CKNW.
Read Transcribed Plug |CKNW

“It’s a perplexing situation to me. We just want to care
for frail and elderly people.” Bob Smith
Read News Article | The Province

An increasing need for more Punjabi and Hindi-speaking drivers
Read News Article | 
Surrey Now Leader

JohnDaly

Larry Coleman is featured in this thoughtful interview.
Read News Article | Tri-City News BC

Volunteer

Intrepid News Release

The Volunteer Cancer Drivers Society co-founder George Garrett was given an award in 2018 as the “Intrepid Fund Raiser.” Before that, he was known as the “Intrepid Reporter.” A memoir of George’s life as a reporter has been published, titled George Garrett – “Intrepid Reporter” – to be released by Harbour Publishing, March 2nd 2019.

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