Volunteers are ‘Good Samaritans’ who selflessly serve humanity.
Cancer treatment is often quite depressing. Patients encounter enormous physical and mental pain, social stigma and at times, they leave treatment midway due to various reasons including financial constraints.
This is where volunteers come in and try to give moral, psychological and even financial support and encourage patients to cooperate with doctors and complete their treatment.
In addition, I felt that I gain both mentally and spiritually, as I feel connected to my creator, the Lord Almighty. It humbles me and I get great mental satisfaction that the Almighty uses me to help and serve humanity – his creations.
We also learn to engage with other individuals and create a one-on-one rapport with each other