Developing Policy and Managing Risk

Depending how your policies are developed, they can be a nonprofit’s best friend or worst enemy. Policies can help you prepare for difficult or complex situations. Developing comprehensive policies creates a strong foundation for a robust volunteer screening program. Learn the basics of policy development and understand how to identify potential risks and liabilities as it relates to volunteer screening. Specific examples for working with seniors will be explored.

The event will explore the following:

  • What does a good policy look like?
  • Why are policies important in volunteer programs?
  • Explore and discuss specific examples of assessing and managing risk
  • Examples related to working with seniors