Volunteers in a children’s hospice

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    This chapter discusses the volunteers who work in children's hospices. It includes an introduction to a children's hospice, the four groups of children who stay in the hospice, the environment of these hospices, and the involvement of volunteers in these hospices. It also looks at how these volunteers are selected, from the interview to the training courses.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationVolunteers in hospice and palliative care
    Subtitle of host publicationa resource for volunteer service managers
    Place of PublicationOxford
    PublisherOxford University Press
    Chapter12
    Pages145-159
    Number of pages19
    Edition2nd
    ISBN (Print)0199545820, 9780199545827
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2009

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    Scott, R. (2009). Volunteers in a children’s hospice. In Volunteers in hospice and palliative care : a resource for volunteer service managers (2nd ed., pp. 145-159). Oxford University Press. https://doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199545827.003.0012