October 27, 2017

NSW passes legislation acknowledging the importance of the Aboriginal language

The NSW Government has worked with Aboriginal communities, Elders and language experts to develop new legislation that acknowledges the importance of Aboriginal languages for past, current […]
October 27, 2017

New NDIS Pathway to Improve Participant Experience

The National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) has released details of a new National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) ‘pathway’ designed to significantly improve the experience people and […]
October 27, 2017

New Fundraising Oversight

The Fundraising Institute Australia (FIA) is the national peak body representing professional fundraising in Australia.  The FIA has announced the establishment of a Code Authority to […]
October 27, 2017

Productivity Commission Report on the NDIS Costs and Unattainable Schedule

The Productivity Commission has released a report on the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Costs.  The report recognises the complex nature of the valued national reform […]
October 27, 2017

Perpetual and Australia Council scholarships

Scholarships worth more than $400,000 will be delivered by the Australia Council for the Arts, as part of a three-year partnership with Perpetual.  The Council is […]
October 18, 2017

Rise in numbers accessing mental health services

Access to mental health services through Medicare is on the rise with almost 1 in 10 Australians accessing government-subsidised services.  Close to 10% of the Australian […]
October 18, 2017

Vulnerable Australians are drowning in debt

The Salvation Army has revealed that people seeking financial assistance through its Moneycare financial counselling service are in extreme debt, with no way out but to […]
October 18, 2017

Community Health Promotions Grants

Funding is now available for community organisations to run bladder and bowel health promotion activities and events in their local community.  Through the Community Health Promotion […]
October 18, 2017

Time to Work Employment Service

Applications are now open for organisations to apply for the Request for Tender for the Time to Work Employment Service 2018‑2021. The Time to Work Employment […]