An introduction to setting up and running a self-management and support programme using trained volunteers based on the successful model of the Empowered Living Team (ELT) project in the London Borough of Newham.
Explore effective use of volunteers to support rehabilitative programmes and self-management for patients
Learn about the evolution of Empowered Living Team: from concept to action and successes so far
Consider the essential elements for success including volunteer recruitment, training, and management, clinical operations, risk management and project evaluation
Learn how to develop an effective business case for their own projects.
All delegates will receive a toolkit with essential information and frameworks for setting up a volunteer self-management project.
Lead: Caroline Quilty
Caroline is joint Interim Head of Supportive Care at St Joseph’s Hospice.