May 11, 2017

VOLUNTEERING AND THE 2017 FEDERAL BUDGET

From 1 January 2018, the Strong and Resilient Communities Activity will replace the current Strengthening Communities Activity. $10.0 million will be allocated to Volunteer Grants in […]
April 13, 2017

Privacy Amendment Bill passes parliament today – what does it mean for you?

The much anticipated Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) Bill 2016 passed in parliament on 13 February 2017. The new law means that it is mandatory for […]
April 12, 2017

Launch of the Child Safe e-Learning Package

Representatives from The Centre for Volunteering were invited to attend the Launch of the Child Safe e-Learning Package by the Office of the Children’s Guardian on […]
March 7, 2017

Celebrating 2017 NSW Seniors Week

Today The Centre for Volunteering had the pleasure of attending the massive expo at the brand new ICC Convention centre at Sydney’s iconic Darling Quarter. We […]
February 16, 2017

VOLUNTEERING NSW 2017 STATE CONFERENCE

We are seeking Conference presenters who wish to share their knowledge and experience, and showcase practical solutions with their colleagues, thereby contributing to the advancement of […]
December 9, 2016

Get involved – Test the NSW Government NGO Bench marking Platform

NSW Department of Finance, Services and Innovation has opened the NGO Benchmarking Scheme for public testing until 28 February 2017. This scheme aims to help NGOs […]
December 8, 2016

NSW Volunteer of the Year Awards on the Radiowaves

2GB’s Ben Fordham interviews NSW Volunteer of the Year Winners for 2016 State Ceremony Ben Fordham was live at Norths, the venue for the NSW Volunteer of […]
December 2, 2016

Dentist offering the gift of a smile wins NSW Volunteer of the Year

The co-founder of the National Dental Foundation, Dr David Digges, is the 2016 Volunteer of the Year recognised for establishing a national network of dental practices […]
December 2, 2016

Volunteering helps teen beat anxiety

Volunteering helps teen beat anxiety For the first two years of high school 14 year-old Holly Johnson was so crippled by anxiety she could barely bring […]