June 13, 2018

HSNet Database of 65,000 Support Services in NSW

HSNet (short for Human Services Network) is a free website available to anyone looking for a service in NSW.  The site is mobile-ready and works on […]
June 7, 2018

Dural volunteer team award winners give back in spades

Back in 2011, a small group of recently retired blokes decided to put the skills they’d learnt over a life time to good use – they […]
June 7, 2018

The Power of Volunteering

The Centre for Volunteering pairs thousands of volunteers with charities and not-for-profits.  Here is the story of the impact of a single volunteer, Julianne, on one […]
May 28, 2018

Increase in Demand for Homelessness Services Nationwide

The first national longitudinal study of homelessness in Australia, The Australian Homelessness Monitor 2018, has been released. The Monitor tracks key data on rates and types […]
May 28, 2018

2018 National Volunteer Week Forum

The Centre held the annual National Volunteer Week Forum at Parliament House on Friday 25 May. Aligning with this year’s National Volunteer Week theme – Give […]
May 28, 2018

2018 Nominations open for Australia’s largest celebration of volunteering

People from across NSW are being urged to nominate their neighbours, colleagues or family members for the 2018 NSW Volunteer of the Year Awards – Australia’s […]
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 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 […]