July 11, 2018

National Student Volunteer Week

National Student Volunteer Week (NSVW) aspires to challenge and celebrate young people who are striving to make a change through volunteering. From 13 – 19 August, a wide […]
July 11, 2018

Study finds food insecurity in Australia worse than reported

The true extent of ‘hidden hunger’ in Australia may be higher than previously thought, suggests new research by Edith Cowan University (ECU). Whereas the Australian Bureau […]
July 9, 2018

New NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission in NSW

The NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission is a new independent agency established to improve the quality and safety of NDIS supports and services. It will regulate […]
July 9, 2018

‘Lower status’ people more likely to share wealth than ‘higher status’ people.

When playing an economic game those that were assigned as ‘lower status’ were more likely to share their wealth than their ‘higher status’ counterparts, according to […]
July 6, 2018

NSW Sexual Assault Strategy 2018-2021

The NSW Government has launched the NSW Sexual Assault Strategy 2018-2021.  The strategy is a comprehensive framework to improve prevention and response to sexual assault. It […]
July 6, 2018

Do Something Day

Right across New South Wales, local clubs are getting ready to roll up their sleeves and give their best for Do Something Day on Wednesday July […]
July 3, 2018

Charities now exempt from new ASIC Supervisory Cost Recovery

The Federal Government has announced that organisations which are registered charities will be exempt from the ASIC Supervisory Cost Recovery Levy Act 2017. Under the ASIC […]
July 2, 2018

Time running out to nominate for Australia’s largest celebration of volunteering

There is less than two weeks remaining to nominate your neighbours, colleagues or family members for the 2018 NSW Volunteer of the Year Awards – Australia’s […]
June 29, 2018

Corporate sector reap rewards from volunteering efforts

“The majority of employees care about how their organisation impacts society and communities…They want to see visible signs of commitment and understand how this makes a […]