Navigating Boundaries in Your Volunteer Role

This interactive session looks at all of the challenges inherent with navigating professional boundaries as a volunteer in the modern era. Should you accept Facebook friend requests from clients? Attend significant birthdays? How to intervene if another volunteer crosses professional boundaries? This workshop discusses the infrastructure needed to support you in navigating professional boundaries in your role.

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of establishing professional boundaries as a volunteer
  • Implement strategies to establish strong relationships and boundaries
  • Identify the infrastructure and processes that support volunteers and the organisations where they are volunteering to navigate these boundaries

Intended audience

  • Volunteers