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 11, 2018

Sexual consent laws to be reviewed

Have your say on whether the sexual consent provisions in the Crimes Act should be amended to better protect victims. The Attorney General has asked the […]
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 10, 2018

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 2018 Premier’s Volunteer Recognition […]
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

NSW Carer Survey

Carers NSW is calling on anyone in New South Wales who cares for a family member or friend to speak out by completing the Carers NSW […]
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 […]