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use of volunteers in drug abuse services

Mary Ann Ausetts

use of volunteers in drug abuse services

a review of the literature

by Mary Ann Ausetts

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration, National Institute on Drug Abuse, Division of Resource Development, Services Research Branch in Rockville, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Drug abuse -- United States -- Prevention -- Bibliography.,
    • Volunteer workers in medical care -- United States -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[Mary Ann Ausetts, Leonard A. LoSciuto and Leona S. Aiken].
      SeriesDHHS publication ;, no. (ADM) 80-1020, Services research report
      ContributionsLoSciuto, Leonard A., Aiken, Leona S., Temple University. Institute for Survey Research., National Institute on Drug Abuse. Services Research Branch.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ7164.N17 A94, HV5825 A94
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 110 p. ;
      Number of Pages110
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3919791M
      LC Control Number81601015

      The Child Protective Services is the major system of intervention of child abuse and neglect in California. Existing law provides for services to abused and neglected children and their families. The Child Protective Services goal is to keep the child in his/her own home when it is safe, and when the child is at risk, to develop an alternate. Volunteering. Many consider the opportunity to do service to be an integral part of the recovery process. In addition to volunteer opportunities provided by addiction recovery groups such as AA and NA, there are national organizations that post volunteer opportunities covering a wide range of interests and skills.

      National Institute on Druge Abuse (NIDA)’s mission is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction. Available in all popular ebook formats, they’re also downloadable in both English & Spanish languages. 34 Free Ebooks On Drug Abuse. by Volunteers are essential to our existence! We welcome an average of volunteers per day, and hundreds of volunteers during special events. Let us know how you’d like to plug in and we will get you connected! Our volunteer opportunities include: Assistance with the Dawn Farm garden Assistance with cooking and housekeeping at Spera .

      Government Alcohol Abuse Treatment. Some of the biggest roadblocks for many seeking treatment for alcohol use disorders (AUDs) is access to and cost of treatment programs. Luckily, there are many government programs available that provide resources and help to those suffering from alcoholism.   Those are very different views of the task. Knowing that difference, and responding to it correctly will make the difference between volunteers who are happy to be there versus those who become jaded and leave both the post and the church. If they are *essential* to your services, you should treat them as *essential* servants. Just my $


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