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ERIC Number: EJ667474
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-1325-8362
"It's Not Just Horsing Around": The Experiences of Volunteers in the Disability Sector.
Richardson, Stephanie
Australian Journal on Volunteering, v8 n1 p33-40 2003
Interviews with 14 volunteers working in disability-related organizations identified six themes in their volunteer experiences: (1) sense of value, (2) satisfaction, (3) social integration, (4) assistance, (5) enjoyment, and (6) interest. Drawbacks to volunteering included financial costs and lack of appreciation. (Contains 28 references.) (JOW)
Volunteering Australia, Inc., Suite 2, Level 3, 11 Queens Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia