Meet the unsung heroes who clock up half a million miles every year taking cancer patients to hospital – and find out how you could help too.
Most people don’t even know the British Red Cross has a transport support service. But we do, and it’s a real cracker.
In Somerset, there’s an especially nice project that helps cancer patients who are either without transport or too unwell to drive.
On a daily basis, our volunteers drive people from their homes to two cancer treatment centres in Bristol and Taunton. And just check out these figures. Each year:
70 volunteer drivers help…
1,000 cancer patients, clocking up…
500,000 miles in the process. More