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BANNER Climate change rally (Flickr John Englart (Takver))
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Supporting vulnerable people to adapt to climate change

29 June 2016 – Low-income earners tend to live in areas or conditions more likely to be adversely affected by climate change, and have far less ability to move or adjust their living circumstances to adapt to it.


BANNER sa FIRE SERVICE
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Making the most of ‘spontaneous volunteers’

29 June 2016 – Managing volunteers who turn up after an emergency or during a crisis is crucially important, writes Volunteering Victoria CEO Sue Noble. In the days and weeks following the 2009 bushfires over 20,000 people put up their hands to help those people and communities whose […]


Image: "Ausgrid apprentices" by Ausgrid photos (Flickr).
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The “jobs of the future” nobody is talking about.

29 June 2016 – If Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten agree on anything it’s that “jobs of the future” seems like a pretty good thing to keep banging on about. “The Turnbull Coalition Government is preparing our children for the jobs of the future” […]


BANNER Synergy2
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Repairing the lives of vulnerable young people

16 June 2016 – Australia’s first smash repair social enterprise, Mission Australia’s Synergy Auto Repairs is offering positive long-term outcomes for vulnerable young people.


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Nanna deserves better: the fight for retirement housing standards

16 June 2016 – Unfair fees and poor dispute resolution are ruining retirement for some, warns the Consumer Action Law Centre.

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Better Start - Moving Forward Workshops
Empowering clients and carers to self care
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Corporate Volunteering and Shared Value
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Childhood Trauma Conference
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Finance Network - The opportunities and challenges in market driven – consumer led service delivery
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Communicating with Clients
Certificate IV in Mental Health Peer Work (CHC43515) Ringwood
Family Case Skills Workshop
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Information Roadshows
FREE Seminar: Supporting Someone Affected by Family Violence
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Failure to Disclose and Failure to Protect training
Mediation Short Course
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Carer Support Group Facilitator Training
The Zen of decluttering
Working with Other Not-for-profits webinar
VCOSS consultation: State Disability Plan 2017-20
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Understanding psychosocial development and trauma
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A Cultural Appreciation: Working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander clients and families
AASW Individual Funding Practice Group Meeting
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Managing Volunteers Leongatha
Financial Management for Non Accountants
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Failure to Disclose and Failure to Protect training
Failure to Disclose and Failure to Protect training
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Failure to Disclose and Failure to Protect training
Central Highlands NDIS Provider Readiness Workshop

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