January 25, 2018

Charity revocations hit record high in 2017

Charity compliance revocations have risen by 30%, according to new figures released by the national charity regulator, the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC). Four revocations […]
January 25, 2018

Free flu vaccine for young children

Children in NSW between six months and five years old will be eligible for free flu vaccinations from April 2018.  The NSW Government’s new influenza vaccination […]
January 23, 2018

Surge in Unmet Demand for Homelessness Services

The latest Productivity Commission Report on Housing and Homelessness has painted a grim picture of increasingly unmet demand. In 2016-17, the Federal, State and Territory government […]
January 22, 2018

Simple Charity Fundraising Through Container Refunds at Coles

Reverse vending machines are being rolled out at Coles supermarkets from January 2018.  People will have three ways to receive their 10 cent refund:  as a […]
January 22, 2018

Applications for the Local Drug Action Team (LDAT) Program are now open

The Local Drug Action Team (LDAT) Program supports communities to work together to prevent and reduce the harmful effects of alcohol and other drugs (AOD).  The […]
January 22, 2018

Resident Rights Consultation

The NSW Government is seeking submissions on how to improve resident protections for people with disability living in supported group accommodation. Many people with disability in […]
January 22, 2018

Diploma of Nursing Scholarships

More than 300 scholarships are available to those studying to become an Enrolled Nurse.  Applications for Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled Nurse) scholarships from the NSW Government […]
January 22, 2018

Government Reform of Tax Deductible Gift Recipients

The Federal Government has announced reform to the administration and oversight of organisations with Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status. Following public consultations a number of reforms […]
January 22, 2018

Community Sector Banking Offers New Indigenous Scholarships

Applications for Community Sector Banking’s first Indigenous Scholarship Program are now open.  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students studying in 2018 are invited to apply for […]