February 19, 2019

Invitation: Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety – Community Forum Bankstown

INVITATION from the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety Community Forum – Bankstown 1.30-4.00pm, Friday 1 March 2019 The Royal Commission into Aged Care […]
February 14, 2019

11th Closing the Gap Report

Today in Parliament, The Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, released the Closing the Gap report. The journey to close the gap began in 2005, with the release […]
February 12, 2019

Working with Children Check Employer Penalties

Employers can now be penalised if they don’t verify that their workers or volunteers who work with kids have a valid Working With Children Check or […]
February 12, 2019

Building Strong and Healthy Communities: 2019 State Election priorities to grow volunteering in NSW

The Centre for Volunteering has released a blueprint to help grow volunteering in NSW and build strong, healthy and well connected communities across the state. As […]
February 12, 2019

EnergyAustralia has launched a program to cut charities’ electricity bills

EnergyAustralia, one of the country’s largest energy retailers, has announced an energy-efficiency program aimed at cutting charities’ electricity bills by up to half, backed by an […]
February 8, 2019

Premier’s Volunteer Recognition Program

The Premier’s Volunteer Recognition Program celebrates volunteering and acknowledges the desire to take part in community life across all ages. The Premier’s Volunteer Recognition Program recognises the contribution volunteers […]
February 4, 2019

Multicultural Youth Australia Census Report Released

The Multicultural Youth Australia (MYAN) Census Status Report 2017-18 was produced through a collaboration between the University of Melbourne, MYAN NSW and a range of government and […]
January 31, 2019

Court Strikes down NSW Electoral Funding Act Cap on Third-party Campaigns

In a unanimous decision the High Court held the Electoral Funding Act 2018 – which halved the amount third-party groups can spend on state campaigns – […]
January 31, 2019

AICD Launches Revised Governance Guidance for NFPs

The Australian Institute of Company Directors’ (AICD) has released an updated Not-for- profit Governance Principles (Principles) – a resource providing a benchmark for leaders operating not-for-profits (NFPs) – […]