Promoting Excellence : Volunteer Program Brochure (Bristol Bay)

Bristol Bay: Helping Hands Volunteer Program Brochure CoverName:
Bristol Bay: Helping Hands Volunteer Program Brochure

Definition:
This brochure explains how volunteers can provide valuable help as someone nears the end of life. The brochure describes customary and traditional ways of helping, such as bringing in firewood, smoking fish and picking berries.

Category:
Organizational Tools - Programmatic Material

Source:
Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation
Helping Hands Program
PO Box 130
Dillingham, AK 99576

Contact:
Bob Swope
[email protected]

How the grantee used this instrument:
This brochure is an important tool to recruit volunteers in a village to help a patient and family. Because it offers specific ways of helping, potential volunteers can relate to how they can help and patients/caregivers can have specific needs met.

Keywords:
volunteer recruitment, volunteer services

To use this tool:
For information on availability email Monique Maas, [email protected].

References:
Developed specifically for this project by the project team.

Posted August 2003

Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation overview page


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Promoting Excellence in End-of-Life Care was a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation dedicated to long-term changes in health care institutions to substantially improve care for dying persons and their families. Visit PromotingExcellence.org for more resources.

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