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21/06/2019 - VNews SA
VNews VSA&NT 21 June 2019

Fortnightly news and updates for the volunteering sector. In this issue, find out more about the DHS Working with Children Checks, Being Connected conference call for presentations and call for abstract submissions for the 16th IAVE Conference 'Unlocking the Power of Volunteering'.

21/06/2019 - VNews NT
VNews VNT 21 June 2019

Fortnightly news and updates for the volunteering sector in the Northern Territory. NT Volunteer of the Year Awards are now open for nominations - the process is quick and easy and there's help available if you need it. Find out about upcoming conferences - there's call for presentations and abstract submission, here in Australia and overseas. There's a shout out for volunteers and find out about training, grants and diary dates.

14/06/2019 - Media Releases NT
NT Volunteer of the Year Awards 2019

These Awards recognise the outstanding contribution of the Northern Territory volunteers, volunteer involving organisations and volunteer managers at work in our community. There are seven categories for both Central Australia and Top End including the Chief Minister's Volunteer of the Year Award and NT Volunteer Certificate of Appreciation. An overall winner for the NT will also be announced. Nominations close on 25 August 2019.

06/06/2019 - VNews SA
VNews VSA&NT 6 June 2019

New changes to screening laws passed in Parliament - working with children checks and free screening checks; Curriculum of Giving workshop, Dr Thomas Nielsen. Call out for health and wellbeing articles for Vitality magazine. VSA&NT Board to meet the new Volunteering Australia Board this month.

06/06/2019 - VNews NT
VNews VNT 6 June 2019

National Volunteer Week - its a wrap! Darwin thank you reception at Parliament House hosted by Hon Michael Gunner MLA, Chief Minister of the Northern Territory. NT Volunteer of the Year Awards to open next week. Vitality magazine call for articles on health and wellbeing and VSA&NT Board to meet new Volunteering Australia Board.

23/05/2019 - VNews SA
VNews VSA&NT 23 May 2019

This fortnight we are celebrating National Volunteer Week - launched with a Volunteer Parade and BBQ in Adelaide. Business and Corporate Volunteering partnership with SA Water - Aboriginal Twinning Program, Congratulations to the Coalition on being re-elected at last weekends’ Federal Election.

23/05/2019 - VNews NT
VNews VNT 23 May 2019

Commemorating 30 years of National Volunteer Week (NVW) - volunteers from all around Australia are recognised and publicly acknowledged for their valuable contribution to communities including the 70,000+ volunteers in NT. Alice Springs Thank You Event, Star of Alice last night with Hon Dale Wakefield MLA, Minister for Territory Families and tonight the Hon Michael Gunner MLA, Chief Minister of the NT in Darwin. Congratulations to the Coalition on being re-elected at last weekends’ Federal Election. Acknowledge WOW Day yesterday to thank NT emergency services volunteers.

20/05/2019 - Media Releases SA&NT
National Volunteer Week 2019 SA&NT media release

Almost one million South Australians volunteer, ranging from 18 to 85+ years of age and from all works of live. Today marks the first day of National Volunteer Week, 30 years since its inception by Volunteering Australia to promote volunteering on a national level.

20/05/2019 - Media Releases NT
National Volulnteer Week 2019 VNT Media Release

There are around 70,000 Northern Territorians who every day, give up their time to volunteer. These people willingly help others out, without financial gain and make a valuable contribution in their community. Monday 20 May 2019 marks the first day of National Volunteer Week, a week-long celebration recognising and acknowledging the difference volunteers make to the lives of others.

09/05/2019 - VNews SA
VNews SA&NT 9 May 2019

How will you be celebrating National Volunteer Week? Join Adelaide's NVW launch Parade and BBQ - register now. National Volunteering Conference dates announced 18-20 March 2020, Perth WA. Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety, Impacts on Care Workers in the Aged, Disability and Health Sectors, World #RedCrossDay #Everywhere4Everyone, Come Together Multicultural Festival Grants Program 2019, Training and Diary Dates.