Palliative Care NSW Volunteer Support Services Programme

Volunteer Management Guidance Manual

Palliative Care Volunteer Services: Guidance for managers‘ (2016) offers tips and guidance on the role of the manager, as well as brief information about the delivery of typical programs by volunteers.

The manual will be of particular interest to new managers, or for people contemplating setting-up a new palliative care volunteer service.

It will also be of interest to existing managers, as well as to anyone with an interest in the management of palliative care volunteer services.

Contents include:
Chapter 1 Managing your palliative care volunteer service
Chapter 2 Managing your volunteers
Chapter 3 Inpatient support
Chapter 4 Community visiting and respite
Chapter 5 Complementary and alternative therapies
Chapter 6 Bereavement support
Chapter 7 Memorial services
Chapter 8 Biography and dignity narrative
Chapter 9 Equipment programs
Chapter 10 Other volunteer roles
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