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11/10/2018 - VNews NT
VNews NT 11 October 2018

Expressions of interest close on 19/10/18 for Volunteering NT Committee member positions. Interview ABC radio on volunteer management. Mental Health Week - improve community awareness and interest in mental health and wellbeing.

01/10/2018 - VNews NT
VNews NT 27 September 2018

NT Volunteer of the Year Awards presentations in Alice Springs and Darwin. Two positions vacant on the Volunteering NT Committee - applications open. Executive Manager NT, Rachael Bowker privledged to meet Sir Peter Cosgrove and Lady Lyn Cosgrove at the Lord Mayors luncheon. Acting CEO Tracey Fox

01/10/2018 - VNews SA
VNews SA&NT 27 September 2018

SA Government to abolish volunteer screening check fees from 1 November. Information sessions will be held with the Screening Unit of the Department of Human Services. ABC Radio interview on research conducted by Christel Mex on shortage of local community leaders. VSA&NT AGM invitation, Vitality magazine, diary dates and more.

24/09/2018 - Media Releases SA&NT
Marshall Liberal Government delivers free volunteer screening checks for all South Australians From

From November 1, volunteer screening fees will be free for all South Australians – a key election commitment promised and delivered by the Marshall Liberal Government. Currently, South Australians are paying $59.40 for a volunteer screening check – the highest application fee in the nation. Volunteer screening checks are compulsory for people who want to volunteer with people with a disability, and other organisations requiring screenings include sporting clubs and charities, as well as emergency services.

13/09/2018 - VNews NT
VNews NT 13 September 2018

Fortnightly news from and for the volunteering sector in NT. Volunteering NT Committee member vacancies, #RUOKAYDay, Aged Care Workforce Strategy, announcing guest speaker for AGM 25/10/18. Volunteer Grants closing soon.

13/09/2018 - VNews SA
VNews SA&NT 13 September 2018

Fortnightly news for the volunteering sector in SA. #RUOKAYDay, Aged Care Workforce Strategy, announcing guest speaker for AGM 25/10/18 - Rachael Zantron, General Manager, Backpacks 4 SA Kids, Volunteer Grants closing soon. As well as our work on Advocacy and Policy, Research, Training and more.

30/08/2018 - VNews NT
VNews NT 30 August 2018

Latest dollar replacement value volunteering hourly rate is $41.72; Board update; CNC Review Panel Report, AGM, Pro Bono Opinion Piece; Call out for volunteers, NT Young Achiever Awards

30/08/2018 - VNews SA
VNews SA&NT 30 August 2018

Latest dollar replacement value volunteering hourly rate is $41.72; Board update; CNC Review Panel Report, AGM Adelaide 25 October 2018, RU OK Day? Pro Bono Opinion Piece; VIRA, LBGTIQ People Ageing Well Final Report; Handling complaints; training and diary dates.

16/08/2018 - VNews SA
VNews SA&NT 16 August 2018

Fortnightly news for the volunteering sector featuring National Student Volunteer Week #NSVW2018, how you can help our Aussie farmers as well as diary dates, training (paid and free) as well as becoming a VSA&NT member.

16/08/2018 - VNews NT
VNews NT 16 August 2018

Fortnightly update for NT's volunteering sector. This fortnight it's National Student Volunteer Week with activities and events planned all around Australia #NSVW2018, plus it's not too late to nominate for the NT Volunteer of the Year Awards and attend the AGM is you are going to be in Adelaide 25 October 2018. There's info on our training and how to sign up to become a member.