Description: Human service agencies are relying more and more on volunteers to deliver much-needed services to vulnerable populations. While this approach may be more economical, it also brings challenges. This panel will discuss how to appropriately use volunteers, liability issues to be considered, and the county view of the benefits and challenges.
- Jan Hamill, Long Term Care Ombudsman, Montgomery County Area Agency on Aging
- Erica Joseph, Program & Development Director, Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore, Inc.
- John “Sonny” Bloxom, County Attorney, Worcester County
Moderator: The Honorable J.B. Jennings, Maryland Senate
Date & Time: Friday, August 17, 2012; 2:15 PM – 3:15 PM
MACo’s 2012 Summer Conference will be held from August 15 – 18 at the Roland Powell Convention Center in Ocean City, Maryland.