Using peer advocates to improve access to services among hard-to-reach populations with hepatitis C: a qualitative study of client and provider relationships

@inproceedings{MacLellan2017UsingPA,
  title={Using peer advocates to improve access to services among hard-to-reach populations with hepatitis C: a qualitative study of client and provider relationships},
  author={Jennifer MacLellan and Julian Surey and Ibrahim Abubakar and Helen R Stagg and Jenevieve Mannell},
  booktitle={Harm reduction journal},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Peer support programmes use individuals with specific experiences to improve engagement and outcomes among new clients. However, the skills and techniques used to achieve this engagement have not been mapped. This potentially restricts the development and replication of successful peer advocate models of care. This study explored how a group of… CONTINUE READING