- Describe how to promote Arthritis Foundation (AF) programs to prospective leaders/instructors
- Describe how to recruit appropriate leaders/instructors
One of the most critical components to the success of your programs is the recruitment of qualified and enthusiastic leaders and instructors. It is imperative to recruit the most competent individuals since they are integral to ensuring that your program participants achieve the full program benefits. The most efficient and sustainable method for obtaining new leaders and instructors is to work through partnering agencies to recruit individuals affiliated with that agency. This chapter is designed to help AF chapters, state health departments and their partners develop a comprehensive and ongoing promotion and recruitment effort.