2016 Excellence in Volunteer Management Recipient – Royal Rehab Volunteer Services, Royal RehabDecember 5, 2016
NSW Senior Volunteer of the Year – Sandra McDonaldDecember 5, 2016
Women in Prison Advocacy Network Volunteer Mentors (WIPAN)
L-R Jennifer Lonji, Mary Boland & Grace Dawson from @WIPANOZ – NSW Volunteer Team of the Year
WIPAN take a grassroots approach to addressing women’s social justice issues by directly engaging criminalised women pre and post-release. The group partners trained volunteer Mentors from the community with women enduring the judicial and/or correctional system, particularly during their complex transition from custody to the community.
For the complete list of NSW Volunteer of the Year Award winners for 2016 visit our media release