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Boundaries Policies for Direct Service Volunteers
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Hi, Everyone!

I am the Volunteer Coordinator at Gilda's Club Twin Cities - a nonprofit that provides free social and emotional support to folks touched by cancer. We do not have a set-in-stone policy that lays out the relationship boundaries between our direct service volunteers and our members who use our services. We don't want this to turn into an issue down the road, so we want to add this policy to our volunteer handbook to eliminate any ambiguity as soon as possible. Can anyone share some resources or a snippet of their policies (either here or to my email below) to give me a sense of how other organizations are addressing this? Any guidance is appreciated!

Thanks,

Maddy Rydeen

Maddy.Rydeen@GildasClubTwinCities.org
 
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