“Ignite Compassion: Dive into Heartfelt Stories of Connection in NALTCV Podcast!”

your gateway to the transformative power of compassion and connection. Join host Paul Falkowski as he explores the heartwarming stories of volunteers making a difference in the lives of those living in care communities. Each episode is a journey into the profound impact of meaningful connections, shedding light on the importance of companionship in mitigating loneliness. Tune in to discover inspiring narratives, gain insights into the challenges faced by residents, and learn how you can be a part of this vital movement. Listening to NALTCV Podcast is an invitation to join a community dedicated to fostering positive change and creating a brighter, more connected future for all. #NALTCV #CompassionInAction

· Supporting The Heart And Mind Of Volunteers

· Care Connections: Volunteer Insights for Activity Professionals

· Heartbeats of Care: Bridging Lives Through Volunteer Connections

· Human Touch and Tech Ties: Enhancing Long-Term Care with Welbi

· The Power of Presence with Nancy J. Kelley, Ph.D.

· Training Volunteers for Compassionate Care with Timothy Anderson

Join Tim Anderson, esteemed Activities Consultant and Proprietor at TMWC Activity Professional Community, for a deep dive into the transformative world of volunteer training in long-term care. In this thought-provoking episode, Tim teams up with Paul to unravel the intricacies of developing impactful training programs that resonate on a human level. Together, they dissect how to craft training with a keen eye on diverse learning styles, inclusivity, and equity, integrating the latest tech and innovations along the way. The conversation culminates in a forward-looking discussion on the potential of AI in shaping the future of volunteer education. Tune in for an episode packed with insights and inspiration to empower you to make a real difference. Join us on this journey of learning and compassion where every volunteer’s potential is realized.

· Voices of Leadership – Empowering Volunteers in Long-Term Care

Join us on ‘Voices of Leadership: Empowering Volunteers in Long-Term Care with Jennifer Malone-Seixas where we dive deep into the heart of volunteerism within the walls of long-term care communities. In this podcast we sit down with Jennifer, a former nursing home owner/operator and a fervent advocate for the transformative power of volunteers. She shares stories of compassion, the challenges of fostering a volunteer-friendly environment, and the invaluable support leadership can provide to bridge the gap between loneliness and connection.

Why Nature Matters: A Deep Dive with Michelle Olson of Evergreen Minds

· Dana Litwin CVA – What are Care Circles
· "Remember Me as Human": Lucy Walsh's New Book

National Association of Long-Term Care Volunteers · NALTCV Podcast Launch – November 16, 2023