425 McNaughton Ave W
Chatham, ON N7L 4K4
Attend this free workshop created specifically to address the unique challenges of recruiting, retaining and training volunteers in long-term care homes and hospice programs. This workshop will include strategies for creating and maintaining effective boundaries with vulnerable clients, and tackling negative perceptions of volunteering in long-term care and hospices for more effective volunteer recruitment and retention. Visit vmtraining.volunteertoronto.ca to register.
FACILITATOR BIO: Kasandra James
During her time at Volunteer Toronto, Kasandra has provided volunteer management support and advice to over 650 non-profit organizations across the city. She is an expert in youth volunteerism, and has led Volunteer Toronto’s Youth Auditor Program to help organizations engage high school volunteers in more meaningful ways.
As part of Volunteer Toronto’s new specialized training project, Kasandra has conducted an in-depth assessment of the unique volunteer management needs and challenges of five non-profit sub-sectors, consulting with relevant provincial associations and communities to help inform best practices. She is using that knowledge to deliver workshops across Ontario that give volunteer managers the specialized training and resources they need to help their programs thrive.