Chapter 5: Program management – compensation for peer health navigators

In this chapter, we identify the responsibilities of the host agency that are related to peer health navigator compensation.

Chapter 5: Program management – compensation for peer health navigators (PDF)

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Programming resources and tools

The following resources can be used to support host agency responsibilities related to peer health navigator compensation.

General

A guide for paying peer research assistants: Challenges and opportunities

British Columbia Centre for Disease Control

This guide was developed to inform the compensation of peer research assistants participating in community-based research projects in British Columbia. Although the guide references procedures and services that are specific to British Columbia, the overall consideration of issues impacting the compensation of peers is relevant in other provinces and territories.

Direct deposit payment request form

Peer-to-Peer Program, Population & Public Health Services - Regina, Saskatchewan Health Authority

This resource is the direct deposit payment form used in the Peer-to-Peer Program.

Time sheet form

Peer-to-Peer Program, Population & Public Health Services - Regina, Saskatchewan Health Authority

This resource is the time sheet completed by peers in the Peer-to-Peer Program.

Verification of receipt of funds

Peer-to-Peer Program, Population & Public Health Services - Regina, Saskatchewan Health Authority

This form is used in the Peer-to-Peer Program to verify the receipt of honoraria, child care or other funds by peers or clients.