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Awakening Hippocrates : a primer on health, poverty, and global service

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog15072
O'Neil, Edward. Chicago, IL: American Medical Association , c2006.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WA530.1 O577a 2006
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
A comprehensive overview of the current state of world poverty and health, directed to the health care provider interested in volunteering abroad --Provided by publisher
Author
O'Neil, Edward
Place of Publication
Chicago, IL
Publisher
American Medical Association
Publication Date
c2006
Physical Description
xxxviii, 502 p. ; 23 cm
Subjects
Poverty
World Health
Health Services Accessibility
International Cooperation
Voluntary Workers
Abstract
A comprehensive overview of the current state of world poverty and health, directed to the health care provider interested in volunteering abroad --Provided by publisher
ISBN
1579477720
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WA530.1 O577a 2006

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Better safe...risk management in volunteer programs and community services

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog10925
Graff, Linda L. Dundas, ON.: Linda Graff and Associates Inc. , 2003.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
HV687 G736 2003
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
Author
Graff, Linda L
Place of Publication
Dundas, ON.
Publisher
Linda Graff and Associates Inc.
Publication Date
2003
Physical Description
vi, 201 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Risk Management
Voluntary Workers
ISBN
0968476023
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Call Number
HV687 G736 2003

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Beyond police checks : the definitive volunteer and employee screening guidebook

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog16281
Graff, Linda L. Dundas, ON: Linda Graff and Associates Inc. , 1999.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
HF5549.5 G736 1999
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Graff, Linda L
Place of Publication
Dundas, ON
Publisher
Linda Graff and Associates Inc.
Publication Date
1999
Physical Description
ix, 152 p. : ill., ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Voluntary Workers - organization & administration
Personnel Selection
ISBN
0968476015
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Kelowna Library
Call Number
HF5549.5 G736 1999

Copies

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Caring community : a fieldbook for hospice palliative care volunteer services

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog1645
Rothstein, Jerry, Rothstein Miriam. Vancouver, B.C.: British Columbia Hospice Palliative Care Association , 1997.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX28.61 R847 1997
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Rothstein, Jerry
Rothstein Miriam
Place of Publication
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
British Columbia Hospice Palliative Care Association
Publication Date
1997
Subjects
Palliative Care - standards
Hospices - standards
Voluntary Workers
ISBN
969758510
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
FVC PFCS
Call Number
WX28.61 R847 1997

Copies

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Enhancing the experience of cancer patients through volunteer services

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog15606
Lorhan, Shaun Corrine. Victoria, BC: Royal Roads University , 2005.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX159.5 L871 2005
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Lorhan, Shaun Corrine
Place of Publication
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Royal Roads University
Publication Date
2005
Subjects
British Columbia Cancer Agency
Hospital Volunteers
Patients - psychology
Health Services Research
Research
Voluntary Workers
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Thesis
Audience
Professional
Location
Victoria Library
Call Number
WX159.5 L871 2005

Copies

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Get involved : opportunities for youth with cancer prevention and research on Vancouver Island

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog19866
BC Cancer Agency. Prevention Programs, BC Cancer Foundation. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Prevention Programs , 2009?.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Prevention Programs
BC Cancer Foundation
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Prevention Programs
Publication Date
2009?
Subjects
Neoplasms - prevention & control
BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver Island Cancer Centre
Research Support as Topic
Voluntary Workers
Adolescent
Students
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Library Pamphlet File

Copies

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Giving : how each of us can change the world

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog17795
Clinton, Bill. New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf , 2007.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
HN18 C477 2007
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
The explosion of private citizens doing public good; Giving money; Giving time; Giving things; Giving skills; Gifts of reconciliation and new beginnings; Gifts that keep on giving; Model gifts; Giving to good ideas; Organizing markets for the public good; Nonprofit markets can be organized too; Wha…
Author
Clinton, Bill
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Publication Date
2007
Physical Description
xiii, 240 p. ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects
Organizations, Nonprofit
Gift Giving
Fund Raising
Social Change
Interpersonal Relations
Voluntary Workers
World Health
Abstract
The explosion of private citizens doing public good
Giving money
Giving time
Giving things
Giving skills
Gifts of reconciliation and new beginnings
Gifts that keep on giving
Model gifts
Giving to good ideas
Organizing markets for the public good
Nonprofit markets can be organized too
What about government?
How much should you give and why?
ISBN
9780307266743
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
HN18 C477 2007

Copies

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Handling problem volunteers

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog21240
Vineyard, Sue, McCurley, Steve. Darien, IL: Heritage Arts Publishing , 1998.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
HF5549.5 V783 1998
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Vineyard, Sue
McCurley, Steve
Place of Publication
Darien, IL
Publisher
Heritage Arts Publishing
Publication Date
1998
Physical Description
60 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Voluntary Workers - organization & administration
Caregivers
Personnel Management
Attitude of Health Personnel
Behavior
Risk Management
Interpersonal Relations
Workplace
ISBN
0911029478
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Kelowna Library
Call Number
HF5549.5 V783 1998

Copies

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How can I help? : stories and reflections on service

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog519
Dass, Ram, Gorman, Paul. New York, N.Y.: Alfred A. Knopf , 1985.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WM172 D231 1985
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Dass, Ram
Gorman, Paul
Place of Publication
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Alfred A. Knopf
Publication Date
1985
Subjects
Helping Behaviour
Voluntary Workers
Stress, Psychological
ISBN
394729471
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WM172 D231 1985

Copies

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Not for profit you say : an operations manual for Canadian non-profit organizations

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog2496
Gahlinger-Beaune, Rosemary. Burnaby, B.C.: Open-Up Poste Production , 1990.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX159 G133 1990
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Gahlinger-Beaune, Rosemary
Place of Publication
Burnaby, B.C.
Publisher
Open-Up Poste Production
Publication Date
1990
Subjects
Voluntary Workers
Personnel Management
Organization and Administration
ISBN
0969432801
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WX159 G133 1990

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Photo album of the BC Cancer Agency Vancouver Cancer Centre volunteers 1995 through 1999

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog20111
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Cancer Centre. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Cancer Centre , 1995-1999.
Audience
Professional
Alternate Title
Women's Auxiliary : BC Cancer Agency Vancouver Clinic
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Cancer Centre
Place of Publication
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Vancouver Cancer Centre
Publication Date
1995-1999
Subjects
Hospital Volunteers - organization & administration
Voluntary Workers
BCCA
BC Cancer Agency
BC Cancer Foundation
Canadian Cancer Society
Pictorial Works
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
VC Library Archives
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Safe and courteous wheelchair handling

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog15784
Vancouver Island Health Authority, Victoria Foundation, Greater Victoria Eldercare Foundation. Victoria, BC: Vancouver Island Health Authority (B.C.) , 2005.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WB320 S233 2005
Availability
2 copies, 2 available
This DVD highlights essential points to ensure volunteers assist people in wheelchairs in a safe and respectful manner.; Topics include: Identifying different wheelchairs and their functions; Preparing for an outing; Mechanical functions; Respecting your client's wishes; Powered wheelchairs.; Inclu…
Corporate Author
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Victoria Foundation
Greater Victoria Eldercare Foundation
Place of Publication
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Vancouver Island Health Authority (B.C.)
Publication Date
2005
Physical Description
14 minutes : 1 CD-ROM ; 1 DVD
Subjects
Wheelchairs
Transportation of Patients
Voluntary Workers - education
Health Personnel - education
Hospital Volunteers - education
Inservice Training
Staff Development
Abstract
This DVD highlights essential points to ensure volunteers assist people in wheelchairs in a safe and respectful manner.
Topics include: Identifying different wheelchairs and their functions; Preparing for an outing; Mechanical functions; Respecting your client's wishes; Powered wheelchairs.
Includes CD-ROM titled "Safe and courteous wheelchair handling : supporting materials"
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Kelowna Library
FVC Volunteer Services
AC Volunteer Services
Call Number
WB320 S233 2005

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Volunteer = experience and compassion

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog15909
CSI Volunteer Services, BC Cancer Agency. Kelowna, BC: BC Cancer Agency. CSI Volunteer Services , 2005.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Corporate Author
CSI Volunteer Services
BC Cancer Agency
Place of Publication
Kelowna, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. CSI Volunteer Services
Publication Date
2005
Physical Description
3.5 x 8.5 Card
Subjects
Voluntary Workers
Hospital Volunteers
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Kelowna Library
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Volunteering in health care

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog15899
Vancouver Island Health Authority, Victoria Foundation, Greater Victoria Eldercare Foundation. Victoria, BC: Vancouver Island Health Authority (B.C.) , 2004.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX159.5 V944 2004
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Includes CD-ROM titled "Volunteering in health care : supporting materials"; This video highlights the value of volunteers and the mutual benefits gained. Give your volunteers a sense of confidence and pride by ensuring they have the necessary information for a successful placement.; Topics include…
Corporate Author
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Victoria Foundation
Greater Victoria Eldercare Foundation
Place of Publication
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Vancouver Island Health Authority (B.C.)
Publication Date
2004
Physical Description
14 minutes : 1 CD-ROM ; 1 DVD
Subjects
Hospital Volunteers - education
Voluntary Workers
Inservice Training
Staff Development
Abstract
Includes CD-ROM titled "Volunteering in health care : supporting materials"
This video highlights the value of volunteers and the mutual benefits gained. Give your volunteers a sense of confidence and pride by ensuring they have the necessary information for a successful placement.
Topics include: Expectation; Direction from staff; medications; Lifts and transfers; Personal beliefs; fire and safety; Infection control.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
DVD
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library AV Room
Call Number
WX159.5 V944 2004

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Volunteers and the law : a guide for volunteers, organizations and boards

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog2649
Rehnby, Nadene. Vancouver, B.C.: People's Law School , 2000. 3rd ed.
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WX159.5 V943 2000
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Author
Rehnby, Nadene
Corporate Author
Volunteer Vancouver
Law Foundation of British Columbia
Edition
3rd ed.
Place of Publication
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
People's Law School
Publication Date
2000
Subjects
Voluntary Workers - legislation & jurisprudence - British Columbia
Community Health Services - legislation & jurisprudence - British Columbia
ISBN
0888471319
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Audience
Professional
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WX159.5 V943 2000

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Volunteer services, volunteer opportunities

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog16411
BC Cancer Agency. Southern Interior. Kelowna, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Centre for the Southern Interior , 2004.
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Southern Interior
Place of Publication
Kelowna, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Centre for the Southern Interior
Publication Date
2004
Subjects
Voluntary Workers
Hospital Volunteers
BCCA
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Location
Kelowna Library
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Volunteer with the BC Cancer Agency

https://bccalibrary.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog13576
BC Cancer Agency. Volunteer Services. Vancouver, B.C.: BC Cancer Agency. Volunteer Services , 2004.
Audience
Patient or Public
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Volunteer Services
Place of Publication
Vancouver, B.C.
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Volunteer Services
Publication Date
2004
Subjects
Voluntary Workers
Hospital Volunteers
BCCA
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Audience
Patient or Public
Location
Vancouver Library Pamphlet File

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