Helpful Links

The following is a list of websites that members have indicated have been helpful. This is not a comprehensive list and it does not imply endorsement of any organization or business.

Healthcare Specific

Association for Healthcare Volunteer Resource Professionals (AHVRP): National association for volunteer managers in healthcare which offers resources and professional contacts you may use to manage your volunteer program.

Society for Healthcare Volunteer Leaders (SHVL): Regional association for volunteer managers in healthcare.

Tennessee Hospital Association (THA): Advocacy and support organization for Tennessee hospitals.

American Hospital Association (AHA): National organization that helps and supports all types of hospitals, healthcare networks and patients.

AHA Solutions: American Hospital Association portal to connect hospitals with products and services.

Joint Commission: Joint Commission website

Volunteer Recruitment / Listing Sites

VolunteerMatch: National listing of volunteer opportunities.

IdeaList.org: They connect idealists with opportunities for action.

Senior Corp: Connects individuals over 55 with non-profit organizations.

General Volunteer Management

Independent Sector: Leadership forum for charitable organizations. Provides dollar value of volunteer service.

ManagementHelp.org: Online library for nonprofits including an entire section on volunteer management.

The NonProfit Times: The leading business publication for nonprofit management.

Points of Light: Calendars, marketplace catalog, National Volunteer Week and more.

World Volunteer Web: United Nations volunteer website that focuses on worldwide volunteerism.

Energize: Volunteer management resources for directors of volunteers.

Testimonials

What They Are Saying

My membership in THVP allows me to learn more about volunteer management from experts in the field and from my peers across the state. My membership also demonstrates to my colleagues in healthcare that as a manager, I consider volunteers a vital part of our patient care process.

Sandy Rose Wooten - Tennova Healthcare - Clarksville