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EAPC White paper: Understanding volunteering in hospice and palliative care

  Anne Goossensen, Jos Somsen, Ros Scott and Leena Pelttari, members of the EAPC Task Force on Volunteering in Hospice and Palliative Care, explain the background to their longer article published in the July/August European Journal of Palliative Care. Volunteers … Continue reading

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Colourful life of hospice volunteers in Europe  

Dr Ros Scott and Mag Leena Pelttari MSc (Palliative Care), Co-chairs of the EAPC Task Force on Volunteering in Hospice and Palliative Care. Volunteering plays a very significant role in hospice and palliative care. But when you start to think … Continue reading

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EAPC survey: The role and motivation of volunteers in hospices and palliative care in Europe

Katharina Pabst and Lukas Radbruch, members of the EAPC Task Force on Volunteering in Hospice and Palliative Care, invite all board members of national associations of hospice or palliative care in Europe to contribute to the survey. The European Association … Continue reading

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Colourful life of hospice volunteers in Europe

A new EAPC task force is looking at the unique contribution of volunteers in hospice and palliative care. Leena Pelttari, Chief Executive Officer and Anna Pissarek, Project Co-ordinator and Press Officer, Hospiz Österreich, Vienna, Austria, and Ros Scott, Research Fellow, … Continue reading

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