A time-based currency exchange mechanism that incentivizes and supports people to volunteer in, and outside of public services. One time credit is earned for every hour spent contributing and can be spent on receiving support or using a local facility.
The Banyan is an organization that engages in individualized evidence-based problem-solving to meet the complex needs of persons in psychosocial distress in low-resource settings.
The Banyan’s services are spread across the following verticals:
- Community-based care
- Long-term care
Click here to find information about The Banyan and here to apply for an internship.