Member Profile: Environmental Health Association of BC
Volunteer Canada’s membership includes over 1,200 individuals, voluntary sector organizations, volunteer centres, non-profits and companies of all sizes. They represent the Canada’s interest in keeping volunteerism strong.
The importance of screening volunteers / L’importance du filtrage des bénévoles
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Organizations have moral, legal and ethical responsibilities to the people they reach.
This includes members, clients, employees and volunteers. Screening is especially important for organizations that work with vulnerable people. Vulnerable people may include children, people with disabilities and senior adults.
The benefits of screening are: