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Evidenced Outcome

Improved wellbeing

Evidence point

100% of family/carers agreed or strongly agreed that volunteers helped them to feel less anxious during their loved one’s hospital stay (n=15).

Primary beneficiary

Families & Carers

Partner organisation

Derbyshire Community Health Services NHS Foundation Trust

Volunteering role / intervention

Ward Support Volunteers

Evidence strength




September 2023

Derbyshire Ward Support Volunteers - Evaluation Report - June 2023