May 22, 2018

Volunteer Hall of Famers honoured at special event

Our state’s top volunteer award winners from the past decade were honoured at a special event at NSW Government House on Monday 21 May, in what […]
May 16, 2018

Pre-employment screening: Working With Children Checks and Police Checks

Child family Community Australia (CFCA) has released an updated resource sheet which provides an overview of the types of Working With Children Checks and Police Checks […]
May 10, 2018

Federal Budget 2018

Some of the highlights of the Federal Budget on the not-for-profit sector are covered below: Tax cuts for individuals: A key component of the budget is […]
May 8, 2018

New ASIC Levies and Pay-for-service Fees

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has released estimates of what Australian charities and not-for-profit organisations and other organisations will have to pay as part […]
May 7, 2018

Indigenous people and legal problem resolution

The Law and Justice Foundation of New South Wales have released a paper examining the experience of Indigenous Australians in relation to the resolution of legal […]
May 7, 2018

The new FACS website is live at www.facs.nsw.gov.au

Improvements include a more mobile friendly design, improved navigation, fewer images and easier to find information.   The design and build of the new site is based […]
April 26, 2018

New ‘Complaint handling by charities and not-for-profits’ fact sheet launched.

Eleven leading national peak bodies working in the charity sector have launched a policy to provide a safe and effective service to those who wish to make […]
April 23, 2018

Our Community release updated Child Safety Toolkit

Not-for-profit advice group Our Community have released their 2018 Child Safety Toolkit, which provides free advice for charities and community groups on how to ensure children in […]
April 19, 2018

Westfield Local Heroes grants

Westfield Local Heroes is a new community recognition and grants program, connecting and enriching communities. The program is open to staff, volunteers, members or agents of […]