Journal article

Evaluation of a pilot 'peer support' training programme for volunteers in a hospital-based cancer information and support centre

Nicole Anne Kinnane, Trish Waters, Sanchia Aranda

Supportive Care in Cancer | SPRINGER | Published : 2011

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

Peter MacCallum would like to acknowledge invaluable assistance and support from the Cancer Council Victoria in developing this training programme; The Pratt Foundation for support of Harnessing Inner Strength, the internal psychosocial programme at Peter Mac; Associate Professor Penny Schofield and Ms Annabel Pollard from the Harnessing Inner Strength team for support and comments on the original manuscript and Ms. Anne Franzi-Ford J.P., Manager of Volunteer Services at Peter Mac, for assistance with adapting and co-facilitating the training programme and the PISC volunteers for their participation and support.