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 […]
December 6, 2018

Hall & Wilcox Pro Bono Legal Assistance

We are delighted to announce the official launch of our partnership with Hall & Wilcox.  This partnership will provide members of The Centre with access to […]
November 1, 2018

Local Heroes Going to the NSW Volunteer of the Year Awards State Ceremony

See below the full list of finalists for the 2018 NSW Volunteer of the Year Awards. Southern Sydney   Young Adult Senior Volunteer Team Overall regional […]
July 31, 2018

1 in 3 young people under youth justice supervision receive treatment for alcohol and other drug use

Young people under youth justice supervision are 30 times as likely to receive an alcohol or other drug treatment service as young Australians generally, according to […]
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 […]
September 22, 2017

Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) Early Intervention Innovation Fund

The Alcohol and Other Drugs Early Intervention Innovation Fund is part of the NSW Drug Package and offers a total of $8 million over four years. […]
September 15, 2017

Moves to Stop Voluntourism at Overseas Orphanages

The world’s biggest school-based volunteer company, World Challenge, will stop offering trips to orphanages in developing parts of the world, such as Cambodia, Vietnam, Mongolia and […]
July 28, 2017

Volunteer Support Services: A survey to assess their value

The nation’s peak volunteering bodies have partnered with the Institute of Project Management to conduct the 2017 Survey for the Value of Volunteering Support Services. The […]
May 28, 2017

Department of Education and Training – Child Care Subsidy Changes

When the Child Care Subsidy commences in July 2018, it will replace the Child Care Benefit (CCB) and Child Care Rebate (CCR) with a single, means‑tested […]