Chaplaincy Services Under Threat!



An essay detailing the historical background of chaplaincy services and the conflict for future funding. It argues that hospital chaplains are an important part of multi-disciplinary care teams and provide an essential spiritual and cultural service.

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Primary author: Wood, Earlene

Publisher: Wood, Earlene

Publication format: Essay

Publication date: 2002

Publication place: Tamaki Makaurau,

Publication availability: Yes

Publication location: Treaty Resource Centre

Content type: Policy

Sector: Health, Social services

Culture related topics: Concept of culture, Cultural safety (Kawa whakaruruhau)

Historical period: 20th