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    • Dec 04, 2018

    Human Resources & Volunteer Management - A Shared Approach

    A report undertaken on behalf of the Volunteering Strategy for South Australia examining the relationship between Human Resources Management and Volunteer Management in volunteer involving organisations. It draws some conclusions on improvements or practices in organisations.

    • Dec 04, 2018

    Impact of the Aboriginal Volunteer Program on Aboriginal Returned Volunteers 2018

    Explores the impact of the Aboriginal Volunteer Program on the daily lives of young Aboriginal Returned Volunteers and to determine whether this impact had transformed into benefits for Aboriginal and wider communities.

    • Dec 04, 2018

    United Nations International Volunteer Day

    Today we celebrate volunteers and thank and acknowledge every single person who collectively make up the global family of volunteers. With the theme for International Volunteer Day "Volunteers build resilient communities" it is timely that two new reports are released today. "Impact of the Aboriginal Volunteer Program on Aboriginal Returned Volunteers 2018" report and "Human Resource Management and Volunteer Management - A shared approach" report.

    • Nov 28, 2018

    Volunteering NT - Emergency Volunteers for Emergency Response

    Volunteers play an important role natural disasters happen. They provide assistance in emergencies such as cyclones, earthquakes, fires or floods and with so many people wanting to help, volunteering is one way of providing that support. Spontaneous Emergency Volunteers are often available, but unprepared to be easily deployed into response, relief and recovery agencies and emergency management agencies where help is needed the most. A new program managed by Volunteering NT allows Darwin residents to pre-register to assist community organisations and agencies in times such as these.

    • Nov 22, 2018

    VNews NT 22 November 2018

    IAVE World Volunteer Conference, Augsburg, Germany. Cyclone season and spontaneous emergency volunteering. VNT-EVER - Emergency Volunteer for Emergency Response. Awards and National Standards for Volunteer Involvement webinar.

    • Nov 22, 2018

    VNews SA&NT 22 November 2018

    Fortnightly VNews - National Standards for Volunteer Involvement Quality Mark Proof of Concept, NT Volunteer of the Year Awards, link to webinar on DHS screening checks, Awards, training and diary dates.

    • Nov 12, 2018

    VNews NT - special edition NT Volunteer of the Year Awards

    Winners announced. The top prize in the annual NT Volunteer of the Year Awards has broken tradition with the announcement of two equal winners in the Volunteer of the Year Award. After lengthy deliberations, the judging panel found it impossible to select one winner, instead awarding two winners from the other Central Australia and Top End categories. This deserved recognition goes to Frank Dunstan, St John Ambulance (NT) and Neil Westbury from MJD (Machado-Joseph Disease) Foundation.

    • Nov 07, 2018

    VNews SA&NT 8 November 2018

    CEO back from leave, Volunteer Screening Check information sessions and Department of Human Services Press Kit. Celebrating International Volunteer Managers Day 2018 and extension to deadline for Vitality magazine articles with a focus on youth. Plus diary dates, training, grants and funding and Awards and survey results.

    • Oct 30, 2018

    Special VNews VNT AGM 25 October 2018

    Annual General Meeting, 25 October 2018 - Adelaide

    • Oct 30, 2018

    Special VNews SA&NT AGM 25 October 2018

    Annual General Meeting 25 October 2018