December 8, 2017

NSW Volunteer of the Year Awards 2017 State Ceremony

Friday 8 December 2017 The 2017 Volunteer of the Year is Beverley Kerr who won for her extraordinary commitment to social justice through her work for the […]
December 5, 2017

International Volunteer Day 2017

The United Nations designated December 5 as International Volunteer Day in 1985. This international observance day celebrates the power and potential of volunteerism. It is an opportunity […]
December 5, 2017

Premier’s Volunteer Recognition Program – Greater recognition for volunteers

The Premier’s Volunteer Recognition Program celebrates volunteering and acknowledges the desire to take part in community life across all ages. Nominations in the 2017 Premier’s Volunteer Recognition […]
November 6, 2017

Sector News: NSW Government Volunteering Portal

The Centre for Volunteering wishes to advise all our member organisations that Hon. Ray Williams, Minister for Multiculturalism and Minister for Disability Services announced the launch […]
December 14, 2017

Urgent Action Required to Address Increasing Homelessness

A new report released by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) has highlighted the plight of the increasing number of homeless in New South […]
December 14, 2017

Disability Employment Discussion Paper

People with disability and their families and carers, ADEs, employers of people with disability, peak bodies and other interested stakeholders are invited to make submissions on […]
December 14, 2017

Australian charity revenue jumps to $142.8 billion

Australian charities have reported $142.8 billion in annual revenue in the last year, according to The Australian Charities Report 2016, released by the Australian Charities and […]
December 14, 2017

Pornography shaping young people’s sexual experience

A discussion paper released by the Australian Institute of Family Studies has found that just under half of all Australian children aged 9-16 years old have […]