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Toolkit: Helping in Hospitals (Nesta)

Tags: Toolkit, Template

10th November 2018



Includes: A business and financial case template designed for CCG funding, populated with a relevant example of a discharge support service.

Thirty templates and examples relevant to volunteering within Hospitals.

  • Template of a business case with examples from Kingston Hospital
  • Ward poster with volunteer information – Sheffield Teaching Hospitals
  • Ward poster with ‘10 things you can do to help a volunteer’ – Barts Health Trust
  • Lanyard card with ‘volunteer do’s and don’ts’ – Cambridge University Hospitals
  • Introduction to volunteers pack for staff – Barts Health Trust
  • Barts Health Trust – Dementia Buddy role job description
  • Cambridge University Hospitals – Patient focus (dementia) job description
  • Kingston Hospital – Dining companions job description
  • Western Sussex Hospitals – Dining companions job description (YP)
  • Derbyshire Health Trust – Home from Hospital (visit service) job description
  • Western Sussex Hospitals – Discharge lounge job description (YP)
  • Royal Free London – Sat Nav Guide job description (YP)
  • Cambridge University Hospitals – Patient focused volunteer (Mobile service) job description
  • Sheffield Teaching Hospitals – Patient Activity worker job description
  • University Hospital Southampton – ‘Time for You’ job description (YP)
  • Theory of Change guidance (TSIP)
  • Theory of Change template (TSIP)
  • Three case studies on evaluation design from the Helping in Hospitals programme
  • Evaluation plan template
  • Example focus group topic guide
  • Volunteer recruitment process – Derbyshire Health Trust
  • Young volunteer recruitment process – Royal Free London
  • Volunteer training agenda – Kingston Hospital
  • Volunteer training agenda – Barts Health Trust
  • Volunteer training schedule – Cambridge University Hospitals
  • Volunteer Mentor role job description – Great Western Hospitals
  • Volunteer newsletter – University Hospital Southampton
  • Volunteer newsletter – Barts Health Trust
  • Volunteer survey – Sheffield Teaching Hospitals
  • Learning Matrix for young volunteers – Royal Free London